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 This day in History - February 12
434 Historic Events for February 12
1984

Julio Cort zar, Argentina writer (Final del Juego), dies at 69

Death
1984

Anna Anderson Manahan, [Grand Duchess Anastasia?], dies in Virginia

Death
1984

Cale Yarborough, becomes 1st Daytona 500 qualifier, above 200 MPH

Event
1984

Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean skate "Bolero" at Olympics

Event
1984

Alice Miller wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Classic

Event
1985

West Indies beat Australia 2-1 to win cricket World Series Cup

Event
1985

37th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 6-4 at Calgary

Event
1985

Nicholas Colssanto, actor (Coach-Cheers), dies at 61

Death
1986

Guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86

Death
1986

1st-class cricket debut of Curtly Ambrose, Leeward Is v Guyana

Event
1986

Sid Stone, comedian (Milton Berle Show), dies at 82

Death
1987

Survivors of a black man murdered by KKK members awarded $7 M damages

Event
1987

Lang Jeffries, Canadian actor (Skip-Rescue 8), dies at 55

Death
1989

39th NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 143-134 at Houston

Event
1989

50th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Larry Mowry

Event
1989

5 Pakistani Moslem rioters killed protesting "Satanic Verses" novel

Event
1989

Barbara Harris becomes 1st female bishop of a US Episcopal church

Event
1989

Gretzky sets 2 records, his 45th hat trick and 10th 40+ goal season

Event
1989

Thursday's Child sets sailing record, NY-Cape Horn-SF, 80 d 20 h

Event
1989

Mauritius Balfoort, French/Flemish director, dies at 83

Death
1989

US male Figure Skating championship won by Christopher Bowman

Event
1989

Thomas Bernhard, Dutch/Austrian writer (Heldenplatz), dies at 58

Death
1991

Edward A Blatt, director (Between 2 Worlds), dies at 88

Death
1991

Robert Wagner, mayor (NYC-D-1954-65), dies

Death
1991

Iceland recognizes Lithuania's independence

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