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On this day: February 12

Published On: Feb 11 2013 06:16:08 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 12 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

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 - Barbie and Ken
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2004: Mattel announces that "Barbie" and "Ken" were breaking up after 43 years together. The press release stated that the dolls had "met on the set of their first television commercial together in 1961."

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