On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st-class debut of Courtney Walsh, Jamaica v Leeward Islands
  • PLO chief Yassar Arafat appears on "Nightline"

Famous Birthdays

  • Tobias Schweinsteiger, German footballer
  • Zach Miner, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Course of Events), dies at 90