Historical Events In 2012
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Mar 04 A series of explosions are reported at a munitions dump in Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo, with at least 250 people dead on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history munitions dump explosions kill at least 250 people in the Republic of Congo
Mar 05 On this day in history 27 members of Iraq's security force are killed by gunmen disguised as police in Haditha
Mar 06 9,000 residents are evacuated from Wagga Wagga, Australia, as the Murrimbidgee River threatens to overflow on this day in history.
Mar 08 Greece secures debt-restructuring deal with private lenders on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 2012 senior members of hacking group Lulz Sec are arrested, including one member of the FBI, in the United States, United Kingdom and Ireland
Mar 10 At least 130 rockets are fired into Israel from Gaza in the year 2012.
Mar 11 On this day in history uS soldier kills 16 civilians in Afghanistan
Mar 12 100 people are killed in ethnic clashes and cattle raids in South Sudan on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history 19 people are shot dead in a bus attack in Ethiopia
Mar 13 After 244 years since its first publication, the Encyclopædia Britannica discontinues its print edition on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 2012 turkish NATO helicopter crashes into a house killing ten people in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan
Mar 17 Bolton Wanderer footballer Fabrice Muamba collapses and is rushed to hospital during a live football match against Tottenham Hotspur on this day in history.
Mar 18 Superleague Greece football match between Olympiacos and Panathinaikos is abandoned after fans set fire to Athens' Olympic Stadium on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history wendy's overtakes Burger King to become the second best selling hamburger chain
Mar 20 50 people are killed and 240 injured in a wave of terror attacks across 10 cities in Iraq on this day in history.
Mar 21 In the year 2012 greek Parliament votes in favour of an international bailout deal
Mar 22 In the year 2012 largest protest in Quebec's history occurs in Montreal with over 200,000 people marching against government tuition hikes and for free access to post-secondary education
Mar 22 On this day in history the President of Mali, Amadou Toumani Touré, is ousted in a coup d'état after mutinous soldiers attack government offices.
Mar 23 In the year 2012 african Union suspends Mali's membership following a coup
Mar 24 In the year 2012 african Union deploys 5,000 strong force with the aim of catching or killing warlord Joseph Kony
Mar 25 Peter Cruddas, treasurer of Britain's Conservative Party, resigns after being caught on film selling access to British Prime Minister David Cameron on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 2012 macky Sall elected as President of Senegal
Mar 30 On this day in history spanish Government cuts 27 Billion Euros from its budget in one of its toughest austerity driver in history
Apr 01 On this day in history plane crash in Western Siberia kills at least 31 people ( UTair Aviation ATR-72)
Apr 02 In the year 2012 oikos University, Oakland shooting kills seven people and injures 3
Apr 03 On this day in history spanish unemployment reaches record high, youth unemployment stands at 50%
Apr 04 On this day in history german Nobel Laureat, Gunter Grass, publishes controversial poem that claims Israel is plotting to wipe out Iran
Apr 05 On this day in history severe storms in Argentina kill 14 people
Apr 06 In the year 2012 the National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad unilaterally declares the independence of Azawad from Mali.
Apr 06 US F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history joyce Banda becomes President of Malawi
Apr 08 Gunter Grass labelled persona non gratta by Israeli internal affairs minister Eli Yishai on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 2012 the Lion King becomes highest grossing Broadway show after overtaking The Phantom of the Opera