June 12, 1937 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

USSR executes 8 army leaders as Stalin's purge continues

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin

Birthdays in History

  • Antal Festetics, Austrian biologist
  • Vladimir Arnold, Russian mathematician

Deaths in History

  • Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Marshal of the Soviet Union (b. 1893)