On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1944

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC
  • Noorbeek & Mheer freed
  • US Army troops entered Germany for 1st time

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBarry White

Barry White, American singer (Love's Theme), born in Galveston, Texas (d. 2003)

Singer Barry White
Barry White
  • Leonard Peltier, Native American activist (American Indian Movement), born in Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • Ron Ward, Canadian ice hockey player (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Cornwall, Ontario, Canada