What Happened on May 12, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

3rd time "Saturday Night Live" uses time delay (Andrew Dice Clay hosts)

Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels
  • Comic Relief USA '90 (4th one) raises $4.7 million
  • NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Edmonton Oilers beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 2

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

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Singer Patti Page (62) weds Jerry Filiciotto

Singer Patti Page
Singer
Patti Page

Famous Deaths

  • Chen Kenmin, Japanese chef (b. 1912)