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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 - Clinton impeachment
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1999: President Bill Clinton is acquitted by the United States Senate in his impeachment trial. He had faced charges of perjury and obstruction of justice arising from the Monica Lewinsky scandal and the Paula Jones lawsuit.

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