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Notable Historical Events for February 12th

19964th ESPY Awards: Cal Ripken, Rebecca Lobo win

20019th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Marion Jones win

1950Albert Einstein warns against hydrogen bomb

2013At a ceremony in Philadelphia, the NFL pays tribute to the life of the late Steve Sabol and his many contributions to the league

1958Celtic Bill Russell grabs 41 rebounds to beat Syracuse 119-101

1961Mickey Wright wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open

1980Richard Hadlee becomes NZ's top wicket-taker with 117

1982Wayne Gretzky scores 153rd point of season, breaking NHL record

1921Winston Churchill becomes British Minister of Colonies

1938Austrian chancellor Schuschnigg visits Hitler in Berchtesgaden

February 12th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on February 12th

1809Abraham Lincoln, Kentucky, (R) 16th US President (1861-65)

1663Cotton Mather, Boston Massachusetts, American Puritan minister (Salem witchcraft trials)

1809Charles Darwin, England, discovered evolution (Origin of the Species)

1934Bill Russell, Monroe La, NBAer (Boston Celtics, Oly-gold-56)

February 12th Birthdays
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Notable Deaths on February 12th

1971James Cash Penney, US founder (J C Penney), dies at 95

1789Ethan Allen, American patriot, dies at 51

2000Charles M. Schulz, American cartoonist, dies at 77

2000Tom Landry, American football coach (Dallas Cowboys), dies at 75

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