What Happened on February 12, 1954

Historical Events

  • The UK government establishes an organisation to control atomic energy in the country under The Atomic Energy Authority Bill

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip Zimmermann, American cryptographer, born in Camden, New Jersey
  • Tzimis Panousis, Greek musician and stand-up comedian
Born in 1954

Famous Deaths

  • Dziga Vertov [Denis Kaufman], Russian influential film director (Man with a Movie Camera, 3 Songs of Lenin), dies at 58
1954 Highlights

About February 12, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Oh Mein Papa - Eddie Calvert