Historical Events In 2012
Friday, 20 May 2022
Jun 23 On this day in history greece proposes to slow down austerity measures by two years
Jun 24 Lonesome George, the last known individual of the Pinta Island Tortoise subspecies, dies at a Galapagos National Park, thus making the subspecies extinct on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood becomes President of Egypt
Jun 24 Shenzhou 9, a Chinese spacecraft carrying three Chinese astronauts, including the first-ever female one, docked manually with an orbiting module Tiangong 1, first time as the country, making them as the third country, after the United States and Russia, to successfully perform the mission in the year 2012.
Jun 25 33 Syrian army officers defect to Turkey in the year 2012.
Jun 28 In the year 2012 a series of car bombs in Iraq kills 14 and injures 50 people
Jun 29 On this day in history 16 Naxalite Maoist insurgents in India are killed by police
Jun 30 30 people attending a funeral in Zamalka, Syria, are killed on a day that saw 83 civilian deaths in the year 2012.
Jul 01 17 people are killed and 45 injured in an attack on two churches in Garissa, Kenya on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus outbreak in Worldwide killing 862 (as of 13 January 2020) people
Jul 01 yellow fever outbreak in Darfur, Sudan in Darfur Sudan killing 171 (as of 10 January 2013) people on this day in history.
Jul 02 GlaxoSmithKline settle the largest healthcare fraud case in history for US$3 Billion on this day in history.
Jul 03 Truck bombing kills 25 people and wounds 40 in Diwaniyah, Iraq in the year 2012.
Jul 04 In the year 2012 cERN announces the discovery of a new particle with properties consistent with the Higgs boson after experiments at the Large Hadron Collider.
Jul 05 In the year 2012 the Shard, the tallest building in Europe, is opened and stands at 309.6 metres (1,016 ft)
Jul 06 In the year 2012 gunmen kill 18 people in Turbat, Pakistan
Jul 07 On this day in history floods in the Krasnodar region, Russia, kill 140 people
Jul 08 Roadside car bomb kills 14 civilians in Afghanistan's Kandahar Province in the year 2012.
Jul 10 The American Episcopal Church becomes the first to approve a rite for blessing gay marriages in the year 2012.
Jul 11 POliciy academy suicide bombing kills 20 in Sana'a, Yemen on this day in history.
Jul 12 On this day in history 200 people are killed by the Syrian army in Tremseh
Jul 13 On this day in history china's economic growth drops to 7.6%, its lowest level for three years
Jul 14 Suicide bomber attacks a wedding reception and kills 22 people and inures 22 in northern Afghanistan in the year 2012.
Jul 15 39 pilgrims are killed in a bus crash in Parasi, Nepal in the year 2012.
Jul 17 On this day in history 17 people are wounded in a bar shooting in Jasper, Alabama
Jul 18 6 Israeli tourists are killed and 30 injured after a bomb explodes on a tourist bus at Burgas Airport, Bulgaria in the year 2012.
Jul 20 12 people are killed and 59 injured after a gunman opens fire at a Dark Knight movie premier in Aurora, Colorado, in the year 2012.
Jul 22 In the year 2012 car bombs kills 20 people and injures 80 in Madaen and Najaf, Iraq
Jul 23 In the year 2012 a series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people
Jul 24 On this day in history john Dramani becomes President of Ghana after the death of President John Atta Mills
Jul 25 The 2012 Summer Olympics begin on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history at least 200 people are killed in a day of violence in Syria
Jul 27 Queen Elizabeth II announces the opening of the London 2012 Olympics at the opening ceremony on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 2012 the 2012 Summer Olympics are held in London, England, United Kingdom.