On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Joliffe, mayor of London
  • Jean-Paul L'Allier, Canadian Mayor of Quebec

Famous Deaths

  • Ludwig Borchardt, German Egyptologist, dies at 74
1938 Highlights

About August 12, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo