On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1913

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

After using other pseudonyms over the years, Josef Dzhugashvili signs himself as Stalin ("man of steel") in a letter to the newspaper Social Democrat

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin

1913 Highlights

About January 12, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn