Historical Events In 2012
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Jul 28 In the year 2012 ye Shiwen of China sets world record in the women's 400m individual medley in 4:28.43
Jul 29 In the year 2012 tropical Storm Khanun kills 88 people and leaves 60,000 homeless in North Korea
Jul 30 In the worst power outage in world history, the 2012 India blackouts leave 620 million people without power on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history train fire kills 32 and injures 27 people in Andhra Pradesh, India
Jul 31 Two car bombs kill 21 people in Baghdad, Iraq on this day in history.
Aug 01 Typhoon Saola kills elven people and displaces over 150,000 in the Philippines in the year 2012.
Aug 02 On this day in history 23 people are killed after two blasts in a fruit market in Lahore, Pakistan
Aug 03 On this day in history united Nations General Assembly c reproaches The United Nations Security Council over its lack of action in Syria
Aug 04 In the year 2012 45 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Abyan, Yemen
Aug 05 On this day in history gunman opens fire on Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin killing six people and committing suicide
Aug 06 Curiosity, the Mars Science Laboratory mission's rover, successfully lands on Mars in the year 2012.
Aug 06 Mount Tongariro, New Zealand, erupts for the first time in a century in the year 2012.
Aug 07 21 people are killed by a gun attack in a church in Okene, Nigeria in the year 2012.
Aug 08 In the year 2012 china announces that it plans to close 23 rare earth mines and up to 50 smelting companies
Aug 09 The death toll from the Philippines' floods rise to 70 in the year 2012.
Aug 11 In the year 2012 153 people are killed and 1300 injured in Tabriz and Ahar, Iran after two earthquakes of up to 6.4 magnitude
Aug 12 On this day in history the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony completes the games
Aug 13 Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus is stripped of her shot-put gold medal after failing a doping test on this day in history.
Aug 14 46 people are killed and 80 injured after a series of suicide bombings in Afghanistan on this day in history.
Aug 16 Julian Assange, Wikileaks founder, is granted political asylum by Ecuador on this day in history.
Aug 17 Three members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot are jailed for two years in the year 2012.
Aug 18 Al-Qaeda militants kill 14 people in an attack in Aden, Yemen on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history 32 people are killed after a plane crash in Talodi, Sudan
Aug 20 In the year 2012 20 people are killed in a riot in Caracas, Venezuela
Aug 21 20 people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo die from the Ebola virus in the year 2012.
Aug 22 On this day in history 47 people are killed in the Syrian civil war
Aug 23 Four people are killed and 28 injured in a hot air ballooning accident in Slovenia on this day in history.
Aug 24 Monsoon rains and floods kill 26 people in Pakistan on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 2012 330 people are killed as a result of conflict in the Syrian civil war
Aug 26 On this day in history 15 year-old New Zealand golfer, Lydia Ko, becomes the youngest LPGA Tour event winner and the first amateur winner since 1969
Aug 27 On this day in history first interplanetary human voice recording is broadcast from the Mars Rover Curiosity
Aug 28 On this day in history mitt Romney is officially nominated as the United States Republican Party's candidate
Aug 29 In the year 2012 georgian hostage crisis results in 3 police officers and 10 militants being killed
Aug 30 Cholera outbreak kills 229 people in Sierra Leone on this day in history.