Sunday, February 12, 2012
FEB 12th THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Famous Quote Said On February 12
We have faith that future generations will know that here, there came a time when men of good will found a way to unite.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1943
Feb 12 Birthdays
Feb 12 In History
The U.S. Senate acquits President Bill Clinton of perjury and obstruction of justice in his impeachment trial.
Three-month-old baby receives Canada's first successful liver transplant at Montreal's Notre-Dame Hospital
Construction begins on the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.
At New York City's Madison Square Garden the first artificial ice rink in North America opens.
Women in the Utah Territory granted right to vote.
This Day in Business
After announcing a loss of $38.7 billion in 2007, GM offers buyouts to all 74,000 of its hourly employees in the U.S. protected by the UAW union.
This Day in Entertainment
Calvin Coolidge makes the first ever U.S. presidential radio address.
This Day in Geography
Georgia is founded by James Oglethorpe and becomes the 13th colony.
This Day in Sports
The Opening Ceremony is held for the Winter Olympics held in Vancouver, Canada.
February 12th Holiday
Darwin Day (International) - Celebrates the birth of Charles Darwin and his contribution to science.
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