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 This day in History - June 12
400 Historic Events for June 12
1952

Oliver Knussen, Glasgow Scotland, composer (Chicara)

Birth
1952

Dale Krantz, singer (Crossings-Collis Band)

Birth
1953

Rocky Burnette, Memphis, rock vocalist (Towing the Line)

Birth
1953

Rebecca Holden, Austin Tx, actress (April-Knight Rider)

Birth
1953

Bun E Carlos, rocker

Birth
1953

Grace Jones, Kingston Jamacia (she claims but actually 5/19/48)

Birth
1954

"Girl in Pink Tights" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 115 perfs

Event
1954

Bill Haley's "Rock Around the Clock," is originally released

Event
1954

86th Belmont: Eric Guerin aboard High Gun wins in 2:30.8

Event
1954

Tineke Schouten, Dutch TV host

Birth
1954

Milwaukee Braves Jim Wilson no-hits Phillies, 2-0

Event
1955

Monitor (full weekend program) begins on NBC radio network

Event
1955

"Mr Peepers" (TV Comedy) starring Wally Cox airs for last time on NBC

Event
1956

Terry Alderman, cricketer (prolific Australian medium-pacer 1981-91)

Birth
1957

Javed Miandad, cricketer (Pakistan batsman Got a kick out of Lillee)

Birth
1957

James F "Jimmy" Dorsey, US orchestra leader, dies at 53

Death
1957

Timothy Busfield, East Lansing Mich, actor (Elliot-30 Something)

Birth
1957

Paul Anderson of US back-lifts a record 2850 kg (6,270 lbs)

Event
1957

Jim Morris, impressionist/comedian (Ronald Reagan, George Bush)

Birth
1957

Stan Musial plays in 823rd game (new NL consecutive-game streak)

Event
1958

"Make Me Laugh," TV Game Show; last airs on ABC-TV, syndicated 1979

Event
1958

Fernando "Frank" Caldeiro, Buenos Aires Arg, astronaut

Birth
1959

Steve Bauer, St Catharines Ontario, cyclist (Olympics-silver-84, 96)

Birth
1959

Kenneth D Herdigein, Suriname/Dutch actor (Say A)

Birth
1959

Scott Thompson, comedian (Kids in the Hall, Larry Sanders Show)

Birth