12th May

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2001 Football - FA Cup - Liverpool beat Arsenal 2-1 In the FA Cup final at Wembley, Liverpool beat Arsenal 2-1
1999 Yuri Andropov dies Yuri Andropov dies.
1990 Football - FA Cup - Manchester United draw with Crystal Palace 3-3 In the FA Cup final at Wembley, Manchester United draw with Crystal Palace 3-3. United win the replay with a single goal.
1981 IRA hunger striker Francis Hughes dies IRA hunger striker Francis Hughes dies in the Maze prison after 59 days without food
1972 Rolling Stones release the Exile on Main St album. The Rolling Stones album "Exile on Main St" is released.
1949 Cold War - Berlin Blockade The Soviet Union announces the end of the Berlin blockade.
1907 Katharine Hepburn is born Katharine Hepburn is born in Hartford, Connecticut.
1820 Florence Nightingale is born Florence Nightingale is born in Florence, Italy.
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On This Day - 12th May