What Happened on October 12, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Gregory, American comedian, civil rights activist and dietician (Bahamian Diet), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2017)
  • Dusan Makavejev, Serbian film director (Man is Not a Bird), born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Jake Edwin Garn, American politician (Sen-R-Utah, 1974-93) and astronaut (STS 51D), born in Richfield, Utah
  • Mayer Joel Mandelbaum, composer
  • Ned Jarrett, American race car driver and announcer (50 Grand National victories), born in Conover, North Carolina