On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1993

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NHL great Mario Lemieux announces that he has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

NHL Legend and Owner Mario Lemieux
NHL Legend and Owner
Mario Lemieux

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestZayn Malik

Zayn Malik, English pop singer (One Direction), born in Bradford, England

Singer-songwriter Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik

Famous Weddings

  • MTV hostess Martha Quinn marries longtime boyfriend Jordan Tarlow

Famous Deaths

  • Carles Mira, Spanish director (Que Nos Quiten Lo Bailao), dies at 45
1993 Highlights

About January 12, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn