What Happened on August 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 49th U.S. Women's National Championship: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah Palfrey Cooke (6-2, 6-4)

Famous Birthdays

  • John Cazale, Italian-American actor (d. 1978)
  • Karl Mickel, German writer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (Schottky's theorem), dies at 84