On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1931

Historical Events

  • Vatican Radio begins broadcasting with the callsign HVJ

Famous Birthdays

  • Constance A Morella, (Rep-R-Maryland)
  • Janwillem van de Wetering, Dutch author

Famous Deaths

  • Samedbey Mehmandarov, Russian general (b. 1855)
1931 Highlights

About February 12, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius