On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Music awardsGrammy Awards

59th Grammy Awards: Adele wins Best Song "Hello" and Best Album "25"

Singer-songwriter Adele
Singer-songwriter
Adele

Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

70th British Academy Awards (Baftas): "La La Land" Best Film, Damien Chazelle Best Director, Best Actors Casey Affleck / Emma Stone

  • Emergency spillway at Oroville Dam, California threatens to collapse, 180,00 residents ordered to evacuate
  • North Korea conducts a solid fuel ballistic missile test from Banghyon air base

Famous Deaths

  • Al Jarreau, American jazz singer (Moonlighting), dies at 76