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April 12, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • Antonin Kratochvil, Czech-American photojournalist (VII Photo Agency), born in Litoměřice, Czechoslovakia
  • Tom Clancy, American author (Rainbow Six, The Hunt for Red October), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2013)

Deaths in History

  • Christian F L Leipoldt, South African writer (Die Moormansgat), dies
1947 in History