What Happened on May 12, 2002

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Former US President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro becoming first President of the United States, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro's 1959 revolution.

Famous Deaths

  • Erich Kulas, ECW Wrestler (Mass Transit), dies after surgery at 22
2002 Highlights

About May 12, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Foolish - Ashanti
  • UK #1 Song: If Tomorrow Never Comes - Ronan Keating