On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Byron Stroud, Canadian heavy metal bassist, born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • Colin Keely, US water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Darren Aronofsky, American director and writer, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Hong Myung-Bo, Korean footballer, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Meja [Meja Anna Pernilla Kullersten], Swedish singer-songwriter (How Crazy Are You?), born in Nynäshamn, Stockholm County

Famous Deaths

  • Johanna Tourniaire, Dutch actress (Potasch & Perlemoer), dies at 80
1969 Highlights

About February 12, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius