On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Theresienstadt Family camp disbands, with 4,000 people gased
  • US government recognizes authority of General De Gaulle

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill McCollum Jr., American lawyer and politician (U.S. House of Representatives from Florida), born in Brooksville, Florida
  • Denise Nicholas, American actress (Room 222, Baby I'm Back), born in Detroit, Michigan