August 12, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 120°F (49°C), Seymour, Texas (state record)

Birthdays in History

  • Geoff Hamilton, gardner/journalist
  • Hans Haacke, artist (Right to Life, Dripper Boxes), born in Cologne, Germany
  • John Poindexter, US Chief of Staff