July 12, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Battle of Kolombangara (2nd battle of Gulf of Kula)
  • National Committee Freies Deutschland forms
  • Pope Pius XII receives German ambassador baron von Weizsacker
  • Russian offensive at Orel
  • WWII: Battle of Prokhorovka - Russians defeat German forces in one of the largest ever tank battles