12th February

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2000 Charles Schulz dies Charles Schulz, creator of the "Peanuts" comic strip, dies aged 77.
1994 Edvard Munch's painting 'Scream' stolen One of the world's best-known paintings, The Scream by Edvard Munch, is stolen from a museum in Norway.
1993 James Bulger goes missing Toddler James Bulger goes missing, CCTV footage shows him leaving the shopping centre with two boys
1964 Cyprus - 16 die in ethnic fighting Fighting between ethnic Turks and Greeks in the disputed island of Cyprus has left at least 16 people dead.
1954 Nuclear Power - Atomic Energy Auhtority established A new body is established to control the production and development of nuclear power in the UK
1924 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" has its first performance in New York.
1809 US Presidents - 16th Abraham Lincoln, the 16th US president, is born in Kentucky.
1809 Charles Darwin born Charles Darwin is born.
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