On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1935

Historical Events

  • First flight of the Bristol Blenheim
  • Germany prohibits publishing "not-Arian" writers
  • Royal Proclamation sets design of Canada's new Jubilee Silver Dollar

Famous Birthdays

  • Wendy Savage, British obstetrician and gynaecologist, born in Surrey, England

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress Mary Astor (28) divorces Dr. Franklyn Thorpe after 4 years of marriage

Actress Mary Astor
Actress
Mary Astor

1935 Highlights

About April 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries