What Happened on February 12, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Benson, US model, born in Mableton, United States
  • Christian Cullen, New Zealand rugby union footballer, born in Paraparaumu, New Zealand
  • Christopher Pettiet, US actor (Young Riders), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Silvia Saint, Czech actress, born in Kyjov, Czech Republic

Famous Deaths

  • Clifton Williams, American composer (The Ramparts, Sinfonians), dies from cancer at 52
  • Sal Mineo, actor (Exodus, Rebel Without a Cause), stabbed at 37