On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1985

Historical Events

  • Amy Eilberg is ordained in NY as 1st woman Conservative rabbi

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeroen Simaeys, Belgian footballer, born in Mechelen, Belgium
  • Tally Hall, American soccer player, born in SeaTac, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Dubuffet, French painter and sculptor (Landscape with 2 Personages), dies at 83
1985 Highlights

About May 12, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus