On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 58th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "The Aviator" Best Film, Mike Leigh Best Director

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Kelly, American actor (Flipper, Straightaway), dies at 71
  • Rafael Vidal, Venezuelan athlete (b. 1964)
  • Sammi Smith, American country music singer (Help Me Make It Through the Night) , dies at 61