On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Frankfurters replaced by Victory Sausages (mix of meat & soy meal)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Alvord Perret, American volcanologist renowned for his research at Vesuvius, Etna, Stromboli and Kilauea dies at 75
  • Jan Campert, Dutch resistance fighter and poet (18 Dead), dies at 40