On This Day: June 12th
This is 164th day of the year and 202 days remain in the year.
John Lee Richmond pitched baseball's first perfect game. A perfect game occurs when no batter reaches a base during a complete game of at least nine innings.
Anne Frank received a diary for her birthday.
Interleague play began in baseball, ending a 126-year tradition of separating the major leagues until the World Series.
June 12 BirthdaysGeorge Herbert Walker Bush1924—, 41st President of the United States (1989–93), born in Milton, Mass.