What Happened on October 12, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Cubs blow 8-0 World Series lead, A's score 10 in 1 inning

Famous Birthdays

  • Magnús Magnússon, Icelandic television presenter, born in Reykjavik, Iceland (d. 2007)
  • Robert Coles, American author (Anna Freud, Pulitzer 1973), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

US military leader George Marshall (48) weds Katherine Tupper

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall

Famous Deaths

  • Max Ettlinger, German philosopher/theorist, dies at 52