On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Doctor Doctor", TV Comedy starring Matt Frewer, debuts on CBS-TV
  • Canadian Olympian Ben Johnson admits using steroids

Famous Deaths

  • Lou Monte, American singer (Peppino the Italian Mouse), dies at 72
  • Peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
1989 Highlights

About June 12, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini