On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1917

Historical Events

  • US Secret Service extends protection of the President to include his family

Famous Birthdays

  • Priscilla Lane, American actress (Arsenic & Old Lace), born in Indianola, Iowa (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Maria Teresa Carreno, composer, dies at 63
1917 Highlights

About June 12, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini