On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1961

Historical Events

  • "Show Girl" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 100 performances
  • UN genocide pact goes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea Carnevale, Italian soccer player (Napoli), born in Monte San Biagio, Italy
1961 Highlights

About January 12, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn