This Day in History — June 12

Today is the 164th day of 2020. There are 202 days left in the year.TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT1667: A 15-year-old boy becomes the first to receive a blood transfusion when Jean-Baptiste Denys, physician of French King Louis XIV, treats his fever with lamb’s blood. OTHER EVENTS1691: Ahmed II succeeds Suleiman III as sultan of Turkey.1798: French forces capture island of Malta.

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