On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1996

Historical Events

  • 3 Philadelphia Fed Court judges overturn US indecency ban on internet
  • Marge Schott gives up day-to-day operations because of her numerous insensitive comments about Adolf Hitler, working women & Asians

Famous Deaths

  • Ilona Ference, American actress (Quatermass II, Star of My Night), dies at 78
  • MacKenzie John, pipe major, dies at 83
1996 Highlights

About June 12, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini