On This Day

August 12, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Court of justice sentences General Friedrich Christiansen, commander of the German Wehrmacht in the Netherlands, to 12 years imprisonment

Birthdays in History

  • Graham Zellick, principal (Queen Mary & Westfield College London)

Deaths in History

  • Harry Brearley, English inventor (b. 1871)
1948 in History