On This Day

December 12, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • $9,800,000 in cash stolen from money transport car in NYC
  • The "Snowplow Game": when a snowstorm holds a New England vs Miami game scoreless, Mark Henderson, a convict on work release, on Patriots coach Ron Meyer order, clears the path for John Smith's attempt, which wins the game for the Patriots, 3-0