On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1986

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

P. W. Botha declares South African national emergency

President of South Africa P. W. Botha
President of South Africa
P. W. Botha

Famous Deaths

  • Antoon Breyne, Belgian journalist, dies at 76
  • Tony Desimone, combo leader (Ernie in Kovacsland), dies at 66
1986 Highlights

About June 12, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini