On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1987

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britain's Prince Edward resigns from his Royal Marines training

Earl of Wessex Prince Edward
Earl of Wessex
Prince Edward

Famous Birthdays

  • Naya Rivera, American actress (Glee), born in Santa Clarita, California
  • Salvatore Sirigu, Italian footballer, born in Nuoro, Italy
  • Will Rothhaar, American actor, born in NYC, New York
1987 Highlights

About January 12, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn