Today in History for 12th May 1999
Events 1 - 1 of 1
- David Steel becomes the first Presiding Officer (speaker) of the modern Scottish Parliament.
Deaths 1 - 2 of 2
- Abd-al-Aziz ibn Abd-Allah ibn Baaz, Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia 1993-1999 (b. 1910)
- Saul Steinberg, Romanian-American cartoonist (b. 1914)