What Happened on November 12, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Epperson v. Arkansas in US Supreme Court declares Arkansas law banning teaching evolution in public schools unconstitutional
  • KSEL (now KAMC) TV channel 28 in Lubbock, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Stainthorpe, British singer (My Dying Bride)
  • Aya Hisakawa, Japanese voice actress/singer
  • Glenn Gilberti, American professional wrestler
  • Irina Privalova, Russian runner (indoor world record 50/60m)
  • Randy Knorr, San Gabriel CA, catcher (Houston Astros)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sammy Sosa, Dominican baseball outfielder (Chicago Cubs), born in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

MLB Outfielder Sammy Sosa
MLB Outfielder
Sammy Sosa