January 12, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • British troops reconquer Sollum
  • Dutch troops on Tarakan surrender
  • National War Labor Board created

Birthdays in History

  • Bernardine Dohrn, former leader of the radical leftist organization Weather Underground
  • Vladimir Sergeyevich Kozelsky, cosmonaut (Soyuz 24 backup)