What Happened on January 12, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Doctors announce Pitts Penguin Mario Limeux has Hodgkin's disease

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NHL great Mario Lemieux announces that he has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

NHL Legend and Owner Mario Lemieux
NHL Legend and Owner
Mario Lemieux

Famous Birthdays

  • Zayn Malik, Bradford West Yorkshire, British pop singer (One Direction)

Famous Weddings

  • MTV hostess Martha Quinn marries longtime boyfriend Jordan Tarlow

Famous Deaths

  • Carles Mira, Spanish director (Que Nos Quiten Lo Bailao), dies at 45