On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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