On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1933

Historical Events

  • Uprising of Guardia Civil in Spain, 25 dies
  • US Congress recognizes the Philippines' independence

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Aspel, English television presenter, born in Battersea, London

Famous Deaths

  • Václav Suk, Czech-born Russian composer and violinist, dies at 71
1933 Highlights

About January 12, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn