On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Belgium recognizes Soviet Union

Famous Birthdays

  • Barrie Wilson, British religious scholar (How Jesus Became Christian) (d. 1995)
  • Chris Burger, South African cricketer (South African batsman v Australia 1957-58), born in Randfontein, South Africa (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

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