On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Person of InterestThe Scream

"The Scream" by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch (1893 pastel version) is stolen in Oslo
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"The Scream", pastel on cardboard by Edvard Munch
  • 20th century premiere of 6 restored Haydn-sonatas in Boston
  • Inna Lassovskaya jumps world record 14.90m
  • Model Anna Nicole Smith hospitalized for drug overdose
  • XVII Winter Olympic Games opens in Lillehammer, Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Judd, US furniture maker/architect/artist, dies at 65
  • Sue Rodriguez, Canadian assisted suicide advocate, dies at 43