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 during World War I (Battle of Jutland), dies of heart failure at 65

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