On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1991

Historical Events

Music awardsSoul Train Music Awards

5th Soul Train Music Awards: Johnny Gill, Mariah Carey win

Singer Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey
  • OPEC announces oil production cut to 22.3 Mbbl/d (3,550,000 m3/d)

Famous Birthdays

  • Lauren Holt, American comedian (Saturday Night Live), born in Charlotte, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Etienne Decroux, French mime (Voyage, Surprise), dies at 92
  • Ragnar Granit, Finnish neuroscientist, (Nobel 1967 - discoveries concerning the primary physiological and chemical visual processes in the eye), dies at 90
1991 Highlights

About March 12, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces