What Happened on February 12, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Sport awardSports Awards

9th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Marion Jones win

Golfer Tiger Woods
Golfer
Tiger Woods
Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat Marion Jones
Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat
Marion Jones
  • NEAR Shoemaker spacecraft touchdown in the "saddle" region of 433 Eros becoming the first spacecraft to land on an asteroid.

Famous Deaths

  • Kristina Söderbaum, German actress (b. 1912)