On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 2000

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

2000 Highlights

About February 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius