Historical Events on June 12, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Raiders Of The Lost Ark", the 1st an Indiana Jones film directed by Stephen Spielberg, produced by George Lucas and starring Harrison Ford premieres

Actor Harrison Ford
Actor
Harrison Ford
Film Director George Lucas
Film Director
George Lucas
Director Steven Spielberg
Director
Steven Spielberg
  • Baseball players begin a 50 day strike, their 3rd strike

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Leon Spinks in 3 for WBC heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
Heavyweight Boxing Champion Leon Spinks
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Leon Spinks
  • Only candidate Hassan Gouled Aptidon wins Djibouti Presidential election