On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1998

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

Historic Event

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
1998 Highlights

About February 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius