On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Hattie W Caraway elected 1st woman senator (D-Ark)
  • Philip Barry's "Animal Kingdom" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Teister, Dutch writer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1979)
  • Des O'Connor, British television presenter, born in Stepney, London
  • John Berg, American art director, born in Brooklyn, New York City (d. 2015)