A sneak peek into the past this day July 12:
1995 – Enrique Iglesias releases his first album, “Enrique Iglesias”
1996– Basketball superstar Michael Jordan signs a NBA contract for 1 year for $25 million.
1995 – Heat Wave Wisconsin and Illinois kills 1,000.
1995 – A heat wave that effects Illinois and Wisconsin starts when a heat advisory is issued in Chicago, Illinois, warning of an impending record-breaking heat wave. By the time the heat wave ends one week later, nearly 2,000 people are dead in Illinois and Wisconsin with temperatures being recorded in Chicago up to 106 degrees Fahrenheit.
1984 – Madonna’s “Like a Virgin” video premiered on MTV and became an instant hit.
2000 – The movie X-Men” premiered in New York.
That’s it for today.