On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1935

Historical Events

  • Britain establishes 30 MPH speed limit for towns & villages

Famous Birthdays

  • Helga Pilarczyk, German soprano (Salome; Lulu), born in Schöningen, Germany (d. 2011)
  • John Gross, author (Age of Kipling, Dickens & 20th Century)

Famous Deaths

  • Mihajlo "Micheal" Pupin, Serbian-American physicist and telephone pioneer, dies at 76
1935 Highlights

About March 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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