February 12, 1935 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


CommunicationHistoric Communication

First secret demonstration of radio signals detecting aircraft by Robert Watson-Watt at Daventry, England

Physicist and Radar Pioneer Robert Watson-Watt
Physicist and Radar Pioneer
Robert Watson-Watt
  • Great airship, USS Macon, crashes into Pacific Ocean

Deaths in History

  • Auguste Escoffier, French chef and writer (Le Guide Culinaire), dies at 88