What Happened on March 12, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Loehnis, vice chairman (S G Warburg & Co)
  • Keith Slater, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1958-59 series)
  • Lloyd Dobbins, newscaster (NBC News Overnight), born in Newport News, Virginia
  • Patrick Procktor, painter

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty and British Admiral of the Fleet dies of heart failure at 65 in London, England

British Admiral of the Fleet David Beatty
British Admiral of the Fleet
David Beatty