On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 2007

Historical Events

Film Premier

"Transformers", directed by Michael Bay and starring Shia LaBeouf and Megan Fox premieres in Sydney

Historic Event

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian novelist and historian, is awarded the State Prize of the Russian Federation for his humanitarian work by President Putin

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Fletcher, Welsh author and pioneering backpacker (Walking Through Time), dies of complications from an old head injury at 85
  • Don Herbert, American scientist and TV host (Watch Mr Wizard), dies at 89
2007 Highlights

About June 12, 2007

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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