Famous Deaths on August 12, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • John Clay, cricketer (Glamorgan offie in only Test 1935), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Karl Ziegler, German chemist and Nobel Laureate (polymers), dies at 74

Chemist/Nobel Laureate Karl Ziegler
Chemist/Nobel Laureate
Karl Ziegler
  • Walter Rudolf Hess, Swiss physiologist, Nobel laureate (b. 1881)