On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Shackleton, England cricket pace bowler (50's)
  • Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, leader of Pakistan (d. 1988)
1924 Highlights

About August 12, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo