On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Turner, American NFL fullback (Philadelphia Eagles) and plaintiff against NFL (concussion case), born in Prattville, Alabama (d. 2016)
  • Mathieu Schneider, American NHL defenseman (NY Islanders, Toronto), born in NYC, New York
  • Zsolt Daczi, Hungarian rock guitarist (Omen, Bikini), born in Kiskunhalas, Hungary (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Deyneka, Ukrainian painter (b. 1899)