On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 2007

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Weddings

  • World's tallest man who measures 7'9" Bao Xishun (56) weds Xia Shujian (28) in a traditional Mongolian ceremony at the tomb of Kublai Khan in Beijing, China

Famous Deaths

  • Forbes Johnston, Scottish footballer (Falkirk), dies at 35
  • Mr. Butch, Iconic Boston street figure (b. 1951)
  • Robert BurĂ¥s, Norwegian guitar player (b. 1975)
  • Stan Zemanek, Australian radio personality (b.1947)