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)

Charles M. SchulzCharles M. Schulz (1922-2000)

American cartoonist (Peanuts), dies of colon cancer at 77

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

Tom LandryTom Landry (1924-2000)

American NFL player, 1949-55 (NY Giants) and coach, 1960-88 (Dallas Cowboys), dies of leukemia at 75

2000 Highlights

About February 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Knew I Loved You - Savage Garden
  • UK #1 Song: Rise - Gabrielle