On this day: June 12

Published On: Jun 10 2013 12:49:58 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 12 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

Baseball sees its first perfect game, Anne Frank receives a diary for her birthday, civil rights leader Medgar Evers is assassinated, "Raiders of the Lost Ark" dominates the box office, and Nicole Brown Simpson is murdered, all on this day.

OTD June 12 - Anne Frank's diary
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1942: Anne Frank receives a diary for her 13th birthday. The diary, kept by Frank while she was in hiding for two years with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, would become famous as "The Diary of a Young Girl" when it was published posthumously following her 1945 death from typhus in a German concentration camp.

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