On This Day

March 1, 1912 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Isabella Goodwin appointed first US woman detective, NYC
  • U.S. Army Captain Albert Berry performs first (attached-type) parachute jump from an airplane

Birthdays in History

  • Gerald Emmett Cardinal Carter, archbishop of Toronto (d. 2003)

Deaths in History

  • Ludvig Holstein-Ledreborg, Danish politician (Council President of Denmark), dies at 72
1912 in History