What Happened on June 12, 1919

Historical Events

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber accord for equal Christian-public education

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Brae Burn CC: Walter Hagen defeats Mike Brady by 1 stroke in an 18-hole playoff to win his second and final US Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Uta Hagen, German-American actress and theatre practitioner (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), born in Göttingen, Germany (d. 2004)
1919 Highlights

About June 12, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini