On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • US Commerce Department says hurricane names will no longer be only female

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Wheaton, actress (Curse)
  • Aya Ishiguro, Japanese singer (formerly Morning Musume)
  • Hossein Reza Zadeh, Iranian weightlifter
  • Jason Biggs, American actor (American Pie), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey
  • Josh Phelps, American baseball player
  • Wilfred Le Bouthillier, Acadian singer