On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1923

Historical Events

  • 48th Preakness: Benny Marinelli aboard Vigil wins in 1:53.6

Famous Birthdays

  • Ewart G Abner, record company executive
  • Giovanni Testori, Italian writer (Rocco e i suoi fratelli)
  • Lord Laing, English biscuit manufacturer/pilot/multi-millionaire
1923 Highlights

About May 12, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus