On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Plough for laying submarine cable patented

Famous Birthdays

  • Liliana Cavani, Italian director (Berlin Affair), born in Carpi, Italy
  • Marie Dubois, French actress (Wise Guys, Jules & Jim), born in Paris, France (d. 2014)
  • Vicente Sardinero, Spanish baritone, born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 2002)