What Happened on May 12, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 6th ABA championship: Indiana Pacers beat Ky Colonels, 4 games to 3
  • Dueling Tubas by Martin Mull hits #92

Famous Birthdays

  • Kendra Kassebaum, American stage actress
  • MacKenzie Astin, actor (Facts of Life, Garbage Pail Kids), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Stefano Margoni, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)
  • Travis Lutter, Mixed Martial Arts Fighter

Famous Deaths

  • Art Pollard, American racecar driver (b. 1927)
  • Frances Marion, screenwriter (Pollyanna, Camille), dies at 85