On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1920

Historical Events

  • Battle of Warsaw between Poland and Russia begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Percy Mayfield, American singer (Please Send Me Someone to Love)
  • Peter West, British sports commentator
1920 Highlights

About August 12, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo