What Happened on June 12, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Nabors, Sylacauga Al, actor/singer (Gomer Pyle)
  • Mamo Wolde, Ethiopia, marathoner (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • Rona Jaffe, novelist (Mazes & Monsters)

Famous Deaths

  • RenĂ© de Clerq, Flemish poet/writer (Book of Love), dies
  • Theodorus Heemskerk, lawyer/Dutch sec of state (1866..88), dies at 79