On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1918

Historical Events

  • Cloquet fire kills 453 and injures or displaces 52,000 people

Famous Birthdays

  • Emil Cossetto, Croatian composer, born in Trieste, Italy (d. 2006)
1918 Highlights

About October 12, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra