Back To Mobile Site
Popular now on

On this day: February 12

POSTED: 7:16 PM Feb 11 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Feb 12 2014

Charles Darwin and Abe Lincoln share a birthday, Superman makes his radio debut, President Clinton is acquitted in his impeachment trial, and Charles Schulz dies, all on this day.

OTD February 12 - Vasco da Gama
1 / 47
Public domain

1502: Four years after becoming the first European to reach India by sea, explorer Vasco da Gama sets sail from Lisbon, Portugal, on his second voyage to India.

Crime Report


Email Sign-Up