On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1996

Historical Events


Sport awardSports Awards

4th ESPY Awards: Cal Ripken, Rebecca Lobo win

MLB Legend Cal Ripken Jr
MLB Legend
Cal Ripken Jr

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Shaw, Northern Irish novelist (b. 1931)
  • Roger Omond, journalist, dies at 51
1996 Highlights

About February 12, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius