What Happened on June 12, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Laos Prince Souvanna Phouma forms coalition government
  • USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m

Famous Birthdays

  • John Enos III, American actor (Days of Our Lives), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jordan Peterson, Canadian psychologist and author (12 Rules for Life), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Michael Link, American actor (Earl-Julia), born in Provo, Utah
  • Paul Clark, English musician (The Bolshoi), born in Leeds, England

Famous Deaths

  • John Ireland, English composer and pianist (Epic March), dies at 82