Historical Events In 2012
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 09 On this day in history 13 people are killed and 10 are injured after a bus rolls of a cliff and falls 100 meters in Taiwan
Dec 10 Google begins selling US$99 laptops in the year 2012.
Dec 11 In the year 2012 125 people are killed and 200 are injured by bombings in Aqrab, Syria
Dec 13 In the year 2012 a car bombing in Qatana, outside Damascus, kills 16 people and injures 12
Dec 14 28 people, including 20 children, are shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut in the year 2012.
Dec 15 In the year 2012 18 Asylum seekers drown in the Aegean Sea on the way to Greece from Turkey
Dec 16 4 people are killed after Cyclone Evan strikes Fiji on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 2012 17 people are killed and 70 are injured by a blast in a market in the Khyber Agency, Pakistan
Dec 18 4 people are killed and 11 are injured after an apartment block collapses in Palermo, Italy on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history uBS bank is fined $1.5 billion for its role in manipulating the Libor rate
Dec 20 Apple is denied a patent for mobile pinch-to-zoom gestures by the US patent authorities on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history 39 people are killed in violent clashes in Kenya
Dec 22 In the year 2012 6 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus
Dec 23 In the year 2012 200 civilians are killed by the Syrian government’s warplanes in Helfaya, Syria
Dec 24 11 kindergarten children are killed after a minivan plunges into a roadside pond on this day in history.
Dec 25 27 people are killed after an Antonov An-72 plane crashes near Shymkent, Kazakhstan on this day in history.
Dec 26 China opens the world’s longest high speed rail route from Beijing to Guangzhou in the year 2012.
Dec 27 NASA unveils plans to capture a 500 ton asteroid in 2025 in the year 2012.
Dec 28 Jiroemon Kimura of Japan becomes the world's oldest verified man in the year 2012.
Dec 29 In the year 2012 200 people are executed by the Syrian army in Homs
Dec 30 On this day in history 19 people are killed by a suicide bomber in Balochistan, Pakistan