Tuesday 12 June 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 12, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard M Sherman and Vic Damone [Vito Farinola] in Brooklyn.
Ride 'Em Cowboy, directed by Arthur Lubin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 June 1928 ?
- Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
- Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
- Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
- Russian Federation ? Russia Day (Independence Day) 1990
- United Kingdom ? Trooping the Colour (Military celebration of the monarch's official birthday held in London on the second Saturday of June)
- Brazil ? Dia dos Namorados (Lover's Day; similar to St. Valentine's)
- World Day Against Child Labor
- Saints Basilides, Quirinus, Nabor and Nazarius (and Celsus), martyrs
- Saint Pharaildis, virgin [GTZ: Artois]
- Blessed Eskill, bishop, martyr [ GTZ: Scandinavia]
- Saint Ursinus, bishop of Bourges, confessor (Translation day) [GTZ: Rouen]
- Saint Leo III died 816
- Saint Odulf of Oirschot died 865
- Blessed Guido (died 1250)
- Saints Nabor and Nazarius, martyrs [GTZ: St. Avold]
- Blessed Onuphrius, monk
- Saint Rufus, bishop, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Cunera [HCC]
- Richard M Sherman: American songwriter.
- Vic Damone [Vito Farinola] in Brooklyn: New York, USA; singer ("The Street Where You Live").
- Richard Sherman in Manhattan: New York; song writer ("The Bear Necessities", "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious", "It's a Small World", Academy Awards for "Chim Chim Cher-ee" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang", Grammy Awards), named Disney Legend 1990.
- Scott Braeme: American CEO of Central Louisiana Electric who is noted as being a methodical executive.
- Michael Wishart: Artist.
- Petros Molyviatis: Greek politician and diplomat Greek Minister for Foreign Affairs.
- Richard Sherman: American composer and director.
- Vic Damone: American singer-songwriter and actor.
- Salvador Diaz Miron: Mexicans poet.
- New York Yankee Lou Gehrig hits 2 triples and 2 HRs to be White Sox 15-7