What Happened on January 12, 2012

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 17th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: The Artist wins Best Film

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Janklow, four-term Governor of South Dakota, dies of brain cancer at 72
  • Charles Price, American businessman and diplomat, dies at 80
  • Reginald Hill, British crime author, dies of brain cancer at 75