On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Dame Elizabeth Lane becomes first female English High Court judge
  • Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club, Inc applies for a NL franchise
  • Race riot in West Side of Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Angeliki Kanellopoulou, Greece, tennis star
  • Barry Manuel, Mamou LA, pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • Peter Krause, American actor