What Happened on January 8, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Chiefs, representatives of people's and church organisations, and other prominent individuals form the African National Congress and declare its aim to bring all Africans together as one people to defend their rights and freedoms

Famous Birthdays

  • José Ferrer, San Juan Puerto Rico, actor/director (Blood Tide, Dune)
  • Rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (True Face of Peace)