What Happened on May 12, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chris Evert's 125-match winning streak on clay comes to an end

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Carter, American football player
  • Erdinç Saçan, Turkish-Dutch politician
  • Steve Smith, American football player

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

US Senator Edward W Brooke (59) weds second wife Anne Lee Fleming

US Senator Edward W. Brooke
US Senator
Edward W. Brooke