World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - February 12
434 Historic Events for February 12
1991

North and South Korea form a joint team for table tennis competition

Event
1992

Bep [Lambertus] van Klaveren, boxing champ (Olympic-gold-1928), dies

Death
1992

Dorothy Tree, actress (Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Nazi Agent), dies

Death
1992

Ton Brandsteder, CEO (Sony Netherland BV), dies at 74

Death
1993

James Bulger, English child beaten to death at 2, by 10 yr old boys

Death
1994

Edvard Munch's painting "The Cry" stolen (in Oslo)

Event
1994

Model Anna Nicole Smith hospitalized for drug overdose

Event
1994

Inna Lassovskaya jumps world record 14.90m

Event
1994

20th century premiere of 6 restored Haydn-sonatas in Boston

Event
1994

17th Winter Olympic games opens in Lillehammer, Norway

Event
1994

Donald Judd, US furniture maker/architect/artist, dies at 65

Death
1995

L Jansma, Fries publisher (Friese stamp), dies

Death
1995

Rachid Mimouni, Algerian author (L'Honneur de la Tribu), dies at 49

Death
1995

Sun Cayun pole vaults indoor female world record (4.13m)

Event
1995

Dieter Baumann runs European record 3k indoor (7:37.51)

Event
1995

45th NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 139-112 at Phoenix

Event
1995

Angela Kennedy swims woman's world record 50m butterfly

Event
1995

Tony Secunda, rock band manager, dies at 54

Death
1995

Terence Beckles, pianist/teacher, dies at 82

Death
1995

Susan Auch skates female world record 500m (38.94 sec)

Event
1995

PRI loses/PAN wins Mexican regional elections

Event
1995

Moses Kiptanui runs world record 3k indoor (7:35.15)

Event
1995

Jeff Rouse swims world record 50m backstroke (24.37 sec)

Event
1995

Bonnie Blair skates female world record 500m (38.69 sec)

Event
1995

Earring George Mayweather, blues harmonica player, dies at 66

Death