On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 2002

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

36th CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards: Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride & Kenny Chesney win

Singer-Songwriter Natalie Maines
Singer-Songwriter
Natalie Maines
Country Singer-Songwriter Martina McBride
Country Singer-Songwriter
Martina McBride

Sport awardNBA Finals

NBA Finals: Los Angeles Lakers beat New Jersey Nets, 113-107 for a 4-0 sweep and 3rd straight title; MVP: Shaquille O'Neal for 3rd consecutive Finals series

Basketball Player Shaquille O'Neal
Basketball Player
Shaquille O'Neal

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Blass, American fashion designer, dies at 79
2002 Highlights

About June 12, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini