On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1918

Historical Events

  • Japanese battleship explodes in Bay of Tokayama, 500 killed

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Artist Pablo Picasso (36) marries ballet dancer Olga Khokhlova (27)

Painter Pablo Picasso
Pablo Picasso

Famous Deaths

  • Dragutin Lerman, Croatian explorer, dies at 54
  • William McComb, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 89
1918 Highlights

About July 12, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer