On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Freak" opens at Cort Theater NYC
  • 250-car Italy pile-up due to fog, 4 die & 50 hurt
  • Dallas Cowboys sign Chan Gailey as their 4th head coach

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Intel unveils its 1st graphics chip i740

Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel Andrew Grove
Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel
Andrew Grove
  • US district judge T Hogan declares line-item veto law unconstitutional