On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Export-Import Bank incorporates
  • France hit by a general strike against fascists & royalists
  • The four-day February Uprising, sometimes called the Austrian Civil War, begins.

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Krueger, American economist
  • Annette Crosbie, British(?) actress

Person of interestBill Russell

Bill Russell, American basketball star (Boston Celtics, Olympic-gold 1956), born in West Monroe, Louisiana

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell