The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1912

Clara Barton

Clara Barton (1821 - 1912)

American Civil War nurse and humanitarian
Robert Falcon Scott

Robert Falcon Scott (1868 - 1912)

English navy officer and explorer
John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV (1864 - 1912)

American businessman
Henri Poincaré

Henri Poincaré (1854 - 1912)

French mathematician and physicist
August Strindberg

August Strindberg (1849 - 1912)

Swedish author, poet, and playwright
Lawrence Oates

Lawrence Oates (1880 - 1912)

English army officer and Antarctic explorer
Daniel Burnham

Daniel Burnham (1846 - 1912)

American architect, designed the World's Columbian Exposition
Isidor Straus

Isidor Straus (1845 - 1912)

German-American businessman and politician
Benjamin Guggenheim

Benjamin Guggenheim (1865 - 1912)

American businessman
Karl May

Karl May (1842 - 1912)

German author
Harriet Quimby

Harriet Quimby (1875 - 1912)

American screenwriter
Ion Luca Caragiale

Ion Luca Caragiale (1852 - 1912)

Romanian playwright and poet
Wallace Hartley

Wallace Hartley (1878 - 1912)

English violinist and bandleader, victim of the RMS Titanic sinking