What Happened on March 12, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Britain establishes 30 MPH speed limit for towns & villages

Famous Birthdays

  • Helga Pilarczyk, German soprano (Salome, Lulu)
  • John Doherty, English footballer (d. 2007)
  • John Gross, author (Age of Kipling, Dickens & 20th Century)

Famous Deaths

  • Mihajlo Pupin, Serbian-American physicist and telephone pioneer, dies at 76