On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1943

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Landwacht (NSB-political party) forms in Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Bjorn Waldegard, Swedish rally driver, born in Ro, Sweden (d. 2014)
  • Brian Hyland, American rocker (She Wore an Itsy Bitsy ... Bikini), born in Queens, New York
  • Jimmy "Bro" Hayes, US doo-wop bass singer (Persuasions-Under the Boardwalk), born in Hopewell, Virginia (d. 2107)
  • John Maus, American rock vocalist (Walker Brothers), born in NYC, New York
  • Wallace Shawn, American actor (My Dinner with Andre, Princess Bride), born in NYC, New York