January 12, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dutch court affirms death sentence against SS chief Hanns Rauter

Birthdays in History

Person of interestHaruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami, Japanese writer (Norwegian Wood), born in Kyoto, Japan

  • James Dietz I, American rower, born in new York City
  • Michael W. Vannier, American radiologist