On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1966

Historical Events


Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Dave Clark Five sets record as they appear for 12th time on Ed Sullivan Show

TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Scherchen, German conductor (Nature of Music), dies at 74
  • Thomas Chalmers, American opera singer, actor, and filmmaker (Blind Alleys, Outrage), dies at 81
1966 Highlights

About June 12, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini