What Happened on August 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Curt Flood loses his $41 million antitrust suit against baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Inverarity, Australian high jumper (Olympics-8th-92, 96)
  • Anthony Swofford, American novelist
  • Charles Mesure, British actor
  • Jim Schlossnagle, baseball coach