What Happened on March 12th, 1987

Day of Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Broadway/Imperial NYC for 4000+ performances

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

David Robinson scores 50 points in a NCAA basketball game

NBA Center David Robinson
NBA Center
David Robinson
  • Federal judge dismisses lawsuits sought by Oliver North
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Cincinnati won by E Gordeeva & Grinkov (URS)
  • Men's Figure Skating Championship in Cincinnati won by Brian Orser (CAN)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Seitz, American footballer