What Happened on December 12, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • (Alejandro) "Alex" Acuña, Peruvian-American session and touring drummer and percussionist (Weather Report, Lee Ritenour; Joni Mitchell), educator and producer, born in Pativilca, Peru
  • Jean Doré, Canadian politician (39th Mayor of Montreal), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2015)
  • Kenneth Cranham, Scottish actor (Hellbound: Hellraiser II), born in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
  • Rob Tyner [Robert Derminer], American hard rock singer (MC5 - Kick Out The Jams), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1991)
1944 Highlights

About December 12, 1944

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius