What Happened on May 12, 1934

Historical Events

#1 in the Charts

"Cocktails For Two" by Duke Ellington hits #1

  • 59th Preakness: Robert Jones aboard High Quest wins in 1:58.2

Famous Birthdays

  • Elechi Amadi, Nigerian novelist (The Concubine), born in Aluu (d. 2016)
Born in 1934

About May 12, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus