Today in History for 12th June 1990

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 5 of 5

- Egypt (500-1 longshot) ties favorite the Netherlands 1-1 in World Cup game
- NY Mets beat Chicago Cubs 19-8 at Wrigley Field, Cubs outfielder Doug Dazcenzo pitched a scoreless 9th inning
- NY Yankee reliever Dave Righetti becomes 9th to record 200 saves
- Oakland A's Rickey Henderson becomes 2nd to steal 900 bases
- Orioles Cal Ripken plays in his 1,308th consecutive game to move past Everett Scott into 2nd place on the all-time list

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Terence O'Neil, lord/PM of Ulster (1963-69), dies

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