On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 2002

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent 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.

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro
39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter

Famous Deaths

  • Erich Kulas, ECW Wrestler (Mass Transit)
2002 Highlights

About May 12, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus