On This Day

June 12, 1935 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Senator Huey Long of Louisiana speaks continually for 15½ hours in then Senate's longest speech (150,000 words)
  • Weapons pact ends 3 year war of Gran Chaco (Bolivia vs Paraguay)

Birthdays in History

  • Christoph Meckel, German writer, born in Berlin