On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1985

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

11th People's Choice Awards: Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep win (Motion Picture) and Tom Selleck, Joan Collins & Linda Evans win (TV)

Actor and Director Clint Eastwood
Actor and Director
Clint Eastwood
Actress Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
Actor Tom Selleck
Tom Selleck

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Larry Bird scores Boston Celtic record 60 points

NBA Legend Larry Bird
NBA Legend
Larry Bird

Famous Birthdays

  • Bradley Wright-Phillips, English footballer
  • Stromae [Paul Van Haver], Belgian rapper and songwriter, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Tosh Townend, American skateboarder

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Ormandy [Blau], Hungarian/US conductor, dies at 85
1985 Highlights

About March 12, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 36 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces