What Happened on June 12, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits 2 triples & 2 HRs to be White Sox 15-7

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Wishart, artist
  • Richard Sherman, composer/lyricist (Mary Poppins)
  • Vic Damone, [Vito Farinola], singer (Street Where You Live), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Salvador Diaz Miron, Mexicans poet, dies