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February 12, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in History

  • Anna Anderson [possibly born Franziska Schanzkowska], best-known of several imposters claiming to be Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, dies still maintaining her fraudulent claim at 87
  • Julio Cortázar, Argentine writer (Blow-Up, Underground Game), dies at 69
1984 in History