February 12, 1979 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Bakhtiar resigns as prime minister of Iran after losing support of the military
  • Kosmos 1076, 1st Soviet oceanographic satellite, launched

Birthdays in History

  • Antonio Chatman, National Football League runningback

Deaths in History

  • Jean Renoir, French writer/director (Human Beast), dies at 84