On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Pitts Pirate Doc Ellis no-hits San Diego Padres, 2-0

Music concertMusic Concert

Rocker and blues singer Janis Joplin debuts in Kentucky

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Singer-Songwriter
Janis Joplin

Famous Birthdays

  • Damon Buford, American baseball outfielder (Texas Rangers), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Gordon Michael Woolvett, Canadian actor (Andromeda), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Lee Mayberry, American NBA guard (Milwaukee Bucks, Vancouver Grizzlies), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Fleetwood Mac drummer Mick Fleetwood (22) weds Jenny Boyd (23)

Musician Mick Fleetwood
Musician
Mick Fleetwood