On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Leon Trotsky is expelled from the Soviet Communist Party, paving the way for Joseph Stalin to consolidate complete power

Russian Revolutionary Leon Trotsky
Russian Revolutionary
Leon Trotsky
Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin
  • Notre Dame's Fighting Irish changes blue jerseys for green

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Butler, NFL hall of famer (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)
  • Yutaka Taniyama, Japanese mathematician (d. 1958)