Historical Events on April 12, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 51st Masters Golf Tournament: Larry Mize wins, shooting a 285
  • Ahmed Salah wins 2nd World Cup marathon (2:10:55)
  • Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Kyocera Inamori Golf Classic
  • CBS' premiere of fact-based World War II drama "Escape from Sobibor"
  • Texaco files for bankruptcy