February 12 | On this Day

Year Description Category
2011 Chess grandmaster from Croatia, Mato Damjanović died. Death day
2010 The opening ceremony of XXIV Olympic Winter Games, or 2010 Winter olympics was held in Vancouver.
2009 Colgan Air Flight 3407[nb 36] aircraft incident at Clarence Center, New York, US, killed 50 people. Man-Made Disaster
2002 Iran Air Tours Flight 956 aircraft incident at near Sarab-e Dowreh, Iran, killed 119 people. Man-Made Disaster
1994 The opening ceremony of XXI Olympic Winter Games, or 1994 Winter olympics was held in Lillehammer.
1992 Chess grandmaster from Egypt, Abdelrahman Hesham was born. Birthday
1991 Chess grandmaster from Georgia, Davit Lomsadze was born. Birthday
1989 Sumo wrestler Asabenkei was born. Birthday
1987 Chess grandmaster from Poland, Krzysztof Bulski was born. Birthday
1987 British musician and songwriter William Phillips was born. Birthday
1980 Spanish tennis player Juan Carlos Ferrero was born. Birthday
1979 Air Rhodesia Flight 827 aircraft incident at near Kariba, Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia), killed 59 people. Man-Made Disaster
1969 South Korean footballer Hong Myung-bo was born. Birthday
1965 American inventor John Hays Hammond Jr. died. Death day
1959 Chess grandmaster from England, Glenn Flear was born. Birthday
1954 Japanese scientist and inventor Kotaro Honda died. Death day
1952 American singer and songwriter Michael McDonald was born. Birthday
1948 American inventor Raymond Kurzweil was born. Birthday
1942 Israeli politician Ehud Barak was born. Birthday
1924 American industrial designer David Rowland was born. Birthday
1918 American physicist Julian Schwinger was born. Birthday
1894 Croatian inventor Marcel Kiepach was born. Birthday
1882 New Zealand politician Walter Nash was born. Birthday
1870 Dutch politician Jacob de Kempenaer died. Death day
1841 Dutch politician Gijsbert van Tienhoven was born. Birthday
1809 American politician Abraham Lincoln was born. Birthday
1788 German chemist Karl von Reichenbach was born. Birthday
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