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 This day in History - June 12
400 Historic Events for June 12
1939

Francis X McCloskey, (Rep-D-Indiana, 1983- )

Birth
1939

GAI Schuijt, Dutch jurist (information law)

Birth
1939

Geoff Griffin, cricketer (S Afr quick, hat-trick and chuck v Eng 1960)

Birth
1941

Lucille Roybal-Allard, (Rep-D-California)

Birth
1941

Roy Harper, Manchester, rocker (Folkjokeopus)

Birth
1941

Guy de PourtalŠs, Swiss/French writer (Pˆche miraculous), dies

Death
1941

Chick Corea, Chelsea Mass, jazz pianist (Delhpi I, Toy Dance)

Birth
1942

Hitler orders enslavement of Slavic peoples

Event
1942

Anne Frank gets her diary as a birthday present (Amsterdam)

Event
1942

Len Barry, rocker (1-2-3-Dovells)

Birth
1942

Walter Leigh, composer, dies at 36

Death
1942

Tornado kills 35 in Oklahoma City

Event
1943

Marv Albert, NYC, "Yes!" sportscaster (NBC-TV)/back biter

Birth
1943

Reg[inald] Presley, [Ball], rock vocalist (Troggs-Wild Thing)

Birth
1943

Himmler orders extermination of all Polish ghettos

Event
1944

Maurice Jackson, US singer (Independents-Leaving You)

Birth
1944

Howard Cowart, rocker

Birth
1944

Linda Foster, Lancaster England, actress (Doris-Hank)

Birth
1944

US troop march into Carentan/Caumont, Normandy

Event
1944

Churchill/Marshall/Arnold visit Montgomery's HQ in Chƒteau de Creully

Event
1944

British 12th battalion conquers Br‚ville

Event
1944

1st V-1 rocket assault on London

Event
1944

British 12th airborne batallion/13th and 18th Hussars conquer

Event
1945

Terry Anderson, Sydney NSW Aust, US rapid fire pistol (Olympic-80, 96)

Birth
1945

US 7th Marine regiment conquer summit of Kunishi Ridge, Okinawa

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