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December 12, 1928 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Chinghiz Aitmatov, Soviet-Kyrgyz author and best-known figure in Kyrgyzstan's literature (Jamila), born in Kirghiz ASSR, Soviet Union (d. 2008)
  • Helen Frankenthaler, American abstract expressionist artist (Arden), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2011)
  • Lionel Blair [Ogus], Canadian choreographer (Give Us a Clue), born in Montréal, Québec
1928 in History