What Happened on June 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Pitts Pirate Doc Ellis no-hits San Diego Padres, 2-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rocker and blues singer Janis Joplin debuts in Kentucky

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin

Famous Birthdays

  • Damon Buford, outfielder (Texas Rangers), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Gordon Michael Woolvett, Canadian actor
  • Lee Mayberry, NBA guard (Milwaukee Bucks, Vancouver Grizzlies)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Fleetwood Mac drummer Mick Fleetwood (22) weds Jenny Boyd (23)

Musician Mick Fleetwood
Mick Fleetwood