On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 2002

Historical Events

NBA 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


Famous Deaths

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

About June 12, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Foolish - Ashanti
  • UK #1 Song: Light My Fire - Will Young