What Happened on June 12, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Lusitania crosses Atlantic in record 4 days 15 hours (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alphonse Ouimet, Canadian TV pioneer and president of the CBC (d. 1988)
  • Marina Semenova, Russian ballerina
  • Max Tailleur, adjudant to Prince Bernhard/Jewish humorist
  • Ronald Selby Wright, Scottish Church of Scotland minister, born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1995)