On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1927

Historical Events

Historic Event

Kuomintang leader Chiang Kai-shek begins counter revolution in Shanghai

Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Meehan, Scottish petty criminal, wrongly convicted of murder
1927 Highlights

About April 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries