On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1941

Famous Birthdays

  • Armando "Chick" Corea, American jazz-fusion pianist and composer (Return To Forever, Delhpi I, Toy Dance), born in Chelsea, Massachusetts
  • Lucille Roybal-Allard, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from California, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Marv Albert, American "Yes!" sportscaster (NBC-TV)/back biter, born in NYC, New York
  • Reg Presley [Reginald Maurice Ball], English rock vocalist (Troggs-Wild Thing) and songwriter, born in Andover, Hampshire, England (d. 2013)
  • Roy Harper, English musician (Folkjokeopus), born in Rusholme, Manchester
1941 Highlights

About June 12, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini