On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1993

Historical Events

  • 317 killed by bomb attacks in Bombay
  • Cleveland radio station WMMS-FM/101.7 is bought by Disney
  • Entertainment Tonight's 3,000th show
  • Inkhata leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi begins 2½ week speech

Famous Deaths

  • Andreas J A I Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Leiderdorp), dies at 62
  • June Valli, American singer (Crying in the Chapel), dies of cancer at 62
  • Michael Kanin, American director, writer and actor (Woman of the Year, Teacher's Pet), dies at 83
  • Wang Zhen, marxist/vice-premier of China (1988), dies
1993 Highlights

About March 12, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces