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

Person of interestTim Horton

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

NHL Star and Businessman Tim Horton
NHL Star and Businessman
Tim Horton

1930 Highlights

About January 12, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn