What Happened on January 12, 1954

Historical Events

  • Austria's worst avalanche-kills 200; 9hrs later 2nd one-kills 115

New Zealand

Queen Elizabeth II opens New Zealand parliament

Famous Birthdays

Howard SternHoward Stern (69 years old)

American radio personality & "Radio's Bad Boy" (WKRK, WYSP, WJFK), born in Queens, New York

1954 Highlights

About January 12, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

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