On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1985

Famous Birthdays

  • Blake Ross, American software developer (co-creator of the Mozilla Firefox internet browser), born in Miami, Florida
  • Chris Young, American country music singer and songwriter, born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • Kendra Wilkinson, American Television Personality and glamour model, born in San Diego, California
  • Sam Thaiday, Australian professional rugby league player (Brisbane Broncos), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Tasha-Ray Evin, Canadian musician (Lillix)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Perry, 17 and newly graduated from N.H. prep. high school, shot and killed in Manhattan by NYPD undercover officer Lee Vanhouten, who claimed Perry tried to rob him
1985 Highlights

About June 12, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini