Historical Events on November 12th, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "The Body Bag Game", in the days leading to the clash, Eagles head coach Buddy Ryan threatened a beating so severe that "they'll have to be carted off in body bags". Ryan's words were prophetic, as the Eagles defense scored three touchdowns in a 28–14 win and knocked eight Redskins out of the game, including two quarterbacks
  • Crown Prince Akihito is formally installed as Emperor Akihito of Japan, becoming the 125th Japanese monarch.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tim Berners-Lee publishes a formal proposal for the World Wide Web.

Computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee
Computer scientist
Tim Berners-Lee