On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1982

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
1982 Highlights

About March 12, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces