What Happened on July 12, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 7.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido Japan, 160 killed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Sunset Promenade" opens in London

  • Don Imus begins broadcasting to Boston on WEEI (590 AM)

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Eldon, British photojournalist (b. 1970)
  • Gusti Huber, Mother of Bibi Besch, dies of heart failure at 78
  • Lily van Lugt Melsert, actress (Tomorrow will be better), dies at 91