On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 31st NAACP Image Awards: "The Best Man" wins Outstanding Motion Picture

Famous Deaths

  • Andy Lewis, Australian musician (b. 1967)

Person of interestCharles M. Schulz

Charles M. Schulz, American cartoonist (Peanuts), dies at 77

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz
Charles M. Schulz
  • Oliver, American pop singer (b. 1945)
  • Screamin' Jay Hawkins, American R&B musician (I Put a Spell on You), dies at 70

Person of interestTom Landry

Tom Landry, American football coach (Dallas Cowboys), dies at 75

NFL Head Coach Tom Landry
NFL Head Coach
Tom Landry