On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1978

Historical Events

  • "Jesus Christ Superstar" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 96 performances
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Linda Fratianne
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Charles Tickner

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Hodgson, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Liverpool, Australia
  • Gethin Jones, British (Welsh) television presenter, born in Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • Silver Meikar, Estonian human rights activist and politician, born in Tartu, Estonia
1978 Highlights

About February 12, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius