February 12, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Daytime fireball & meteorite fall seen in eastern Siberia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

French fashion designer Christian Dior presents his first influential collection, named the "New Look"

Fashion Designer Christian Dior
Fashion Designer
Christian Dior
  • Record 100.5-kg sailfish caught, C W Stewart, Galapagos Islands

Birthdays in History

  • Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Indian leader of Damdami Taksal (d. 1984)