What Happened on November 12, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Dick The Bruiser beats Mad Dog Vachon in Omaha, to become NWA champ
  • Dodgers complete an 18-game tour of Japan with a 9-8-1 record
  • High schooler Robert Smith kills 7 for fame

Famous Birthdays

  • David Schwimmer, actor (Ross-Friends), born in Queens, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Quincy Porter, US composer, dies at 69