Historical Events In 2012
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Mar 04 On this day in history 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.
Mar 04 Munitions dump explosions kill at least 250 people in the Republic of Congo in the year 2012.
Mar 05 27 members of Iraq's security force are killed by gunmen disguised as police in Haditha on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 2012 9,000 residents are evacuated from Wagga Wagga, Australia, as the Murrimbidgee River threatens to overflow
Mar 08 On this day in history greece secures debt-restructuring deal with private lenders
Mar 09 Senior members of hacking group Lulz Sec are arrested, including one member of the FBI, in the United States, United Kingdom and Ireland in the year 2012.
Mar 10 On this day in history at least 130 rockets are fired into Israel from Gaza
Mar 11 US soldier kills 16 civilians in Afghanistan on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history 100 people are killed in ethnic clashes and cattle raids in South Sudan
Mar 13 19 people are shot dead in a bus attack in Ethiopia in the year 2012.
Mar 13 After 244 years since its first publication, the Encyclopædia Britannica discontinues its print edition on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history turkish NATO helicopter crashes into a house killing ten people in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan
Mar 17 On this day in history bolton Wanderer footballer Fabrice Muamba collapses and is rushed to hospital during a live football match against Tottenham Hotspur
Mar 18 In the year 2012 superleague Greece football match between Olympiacos and Panathinaikos is abandoned after fans set fire to Athens' Olympic Stadium
Mar 19 Wendy's overtakes Burger King to become the second best selling hamburger chain in the year 2012.
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 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 on this day in history.
Mar 22 The President of Mali, Amadou Toumani Touré, is ousted in a coup d'état after mutinous soldiers attack government offices in the year 2012.
Mar 23 African Union suspends Mali's membership following a coup in the year 2012.
Mar 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 2012.
Mar 26 On this day in history macky Sall elected as President of Senegal
Mar 30 In the year 2012 spanish Government cuts 27 Billion Euros from its budget in one of its toughest austerity driver in history
Apr 01 In the year 2012 plane crash in Western Siberia kills at least 31 people ( UTair Aviation ATR-72)
Apr 02 On this day in history oikos University, Oakland shooting kills seven people and injures 3
Apr 03 Spanish unemployment reaches record high, youth unemployment stands at 50% in the year 2012.
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 Severe storms in Argentina kill 14 people on this day in history.
Apr 06 The National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad unilaterally declares the independence of Azawad from Mali in the year 2012.
Apr 06 US F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 2012 joyce Banda becomes President of Malawi
Apr 08 In the year 2012 gunter Grass labelled persona non gratta by Israeli internal affairs minister Eli Yishai
Apr 09 The Lion King becomes highest grossing Broadway show after overtaking The Phantom of the Opera in the year 2012.