On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Yarborough, American folk singer & guitarist (Limeliters-Honey & Wine, Jubilee), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2016)
  • Jennifer Johnston, Irish author (Fool's sanctuary), born in Dublin, Ireland

Tim Horton

Tim Horton, Canadian ice hockey player & co-founder of Tim Hortons, born in Cochrane, Ontario (d. 1974)

1930 Highlights

About January 12, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn