On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Teddy & Alice" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 77 performances
  • Heavy snow closes schools from DC to Maine
  • Ulla Weigerstorfer of Austria, 20, crowned 37th Miss World

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Little, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Edmonton, Canada
  • Jason Day, Australian golfer (PGA Championship 2015, World Number #1), born in Beaudesert, Queensland

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Lewis, aviation exec (Lockheed, C Wright, Pan Am), dies at 75