On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • In California, the St. Francis Dam fails, killing over 600 people

Famous Birthdays

  • Aldemaro Romero, Venezuelan musician (d. 2007)

Person of interestEdward Albee

Edward Albee, American playwright (Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf?), born in Virginia (d. 2016)

Playwright Edward Albee
Edward Albee
  • Roland Moyle, British deputy chairman (Police Complaints Authority)
  • Thérèse Lavoie-Roux, Quebec politician and senator