What Happened on May 12, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 3rd time "Saturday Night Live" uses time delay (Andrew Dice Clay hosts)
  • Comic Relief USA '90 (4th one) raises $4.7 million
  • NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Edmonton Oilers beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nora Dunn & Sinead O'Connor boycott "Saturday Night Live" to protest Andrew "Dice" Clay's hosting

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Sinead O'Connor

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Singer Patti Page (62) weds Jerry Filiciotto

Singer Patti Page
Patti Page

Famous Deaths

  • Chen Kenmin, Japanese chef (b. 1912)