What Happened on June 12, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • √Čric Tabarly, French Navy officer and yachtsman (Ostar 1964, 76; Single-Handed Trans-Atlantic Race 1964), dies from drowning at 66
  • Leo Buscaglia, American psychologist known as "Dr Love" (Love), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Theresa Merritt [Hines], American singer and actress (The Wiz; That's My Mama), dies of skin cancer at 75
1998 Highlights

About June 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Boy Is Mine - Brandy & Monica
  • UK #1 Song: C'est La Vie - B*Witched