On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1995

Historical Events

  • 16th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Villanova beats Connecticut, 94-78
  • 36th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Arkansas, 95-93 (OT)
  • 42nd ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #7 Wake Forest beats #4 North Carolina, 82-80 (OT)
  • Congress party loses India national election
  • Ice Dance Championship at Birmingham UK won by Gritshuk & Platov (RUS)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Birmingham won by Radka Kovarikova & Rene Novotny
  • Lara scores 139 in ODI v Australia at Port-of-Spain
  • Letitia Vriesde runs South American indoor record 800m (2:00.35)
  • World Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Birmingham won by Chen Lu (China)
  • World Men's Figure Skating Champions in Birmingham won by Elvis Stojko of Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Juanin Clay, American actress (The Legend of the Lone Ranger), dies at 45
1995 Highlights

About March 12, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces