What Happened on July 12, 1935

Historical Events

  • Belgium recognizes Soviet Union

Famous Birthdays

  • Barrie Wilson, British religious scholar (How Jesus Became Christian) (d. 1995)
  • Chris Burger, South African cricket batsman (2 Tests, HS 37no; Natal), born in Randfontein, South Africa (d. 2014)
  • Hans Tilkowski, German soccer goalkeeper (39 caps, West Germany; Westfalia Herne, Borussia Dortmund, Eintracht Frankfurt), born in Husen, Germany (d. 2020)
Born in 1935

Famous Deaths

Alfred Dreyfus (1859-1935)

French Jewish artillery officer (Dreyfus Affair), dies at 75

1935 Highlights

About July 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer