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Historical Events In 2012

Tuesday, 05 July 2022

Oct 01   California becomes the first US state to ban conversion therapy for minors on this day in history.  

Oct 02   20 students are gunned down in Mubi, Nigeria on this day in history.  

Oct 03   34 people are killed by a series of bombings in Aleppo, Syria in the year 2012.  

Oct 04   Turkey’s parliament approves cross-border military operations in Syria on this day in history.  

Oct 05   Anglo Platinum Limited fires 12,000 striking workers in South Africa on this day in history.  

Oct 06   In the year 2012 paolo Gabriele, Pope Benedict XVI's butler, is found guilty of leaking confidential documents and is sentenced to 18 months imprisonment  

Oct 07   13 people are killed after a Sudanese military aeroplane crashes near Khartoum in the year 2012.  

Oct 08   On this day in history 35 people are killed by a Nigerian military bomb struck a convoy in Maiduguri  

Oct 09   25,000 people in Athens protest German Chancellor Angela Merkel on this day in history.  

Oct 10   On this day in history robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka win the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for work on G protein-coupled receptors  

Oct 11   On this day in history a further 83 people are killed throughout Syria by the Syrian army  

Oct 12   In the year 2012 the United Nations Security Council unanimously approves of an African-led force to oust Islamist militants in northern Mali  

Oct 13   In the year 2012 15 people are killed by a market suicide bombing in Darra Adam Khel, Pakistan  

Oct 14   On this day in history 20 people are gunned down in a mosque in Dogo Dawa, Nigeria  

Oct 14   In the year 2012 austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner becomes the first person to break the sound barrier without any machine assistance during a record space dive out of the Red Bull Stratos helium-filled balloon from 24 miles (39 kilometers) over Roswell, New Mexico in the United States.  

Oct 15   Hilary Mantel wins the 2012 Man Booker Prize for her novel Bring Up the Bodies on this day in history.  

Oct 16   On this day in history conflict in Maiduguri, Nigeria, leads to 24 militant deaths and several structures set ablaze  

Oct 17   In the year 2012 the exoplanet Alpha Centauri Bb is discovered orbiting Alpha Centauri  

Oct 18   In the year 2012 syrian military airstrikes kill 40 people in Maaret al-Numan  

Oct 19   In the year 2012 8 people are killed and 78 injured by a car bomb in Beirut, Lebanon  

Oct 22   On this day in history 6 Italian scientists are convicted of manslaughter for their failure to predict the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake  

Oct 23   12 people are killed and 40 are injured in a hospital fire in Tainan, Taiwan in the year 2012.  

Oct 24   In the year 2012 hurricane Sandy kills at least 209 people in the Caribbean, Bahamas, United States and Canada. Considerable storm surge damage causes major disruption to the eastern seaboard of the United States.  

Oct 24   In the year 2012 libyan militias capture Bani Walid resulting in 130 civilian deaths  

Oct 25   Hurricane Sandy makes landfall in Cuba and Haiti killing 65 people and causing over $80 million in damage in the year 2012.  

Oct 26   On this day in history 64 people are killed in West Burma after continued sectarian clashes  

Oct 27   46 people are killed and 123 injured in Iraq after a series of attacks and bombs on this day in history.  

Oct 28   On this day in history syrian ceasefire collapses and 128 people are killed in ongoing civil war violence  

Oct 29   Hurricane Sandy makes landfall in New Jersey resulting in 110 deaths and $50 billion in damage and forces the New York stock exchange to close on this day in history.  

Oct 30   In the year 2012 walt Disney purchases Lucasfilm Ltd and its rights for Star Wars and Indiana Jones for $4.05 billion  

Nov 01   On this day in history google's Gmail becomes the world's most popular email service  

Nov 03   On this day in history syrian rebels launch a major assault on Taftanaz airbase  

Nov 04   In the year 2012 bishop Tawadros appointed as the 118th Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church  

Nov 05   50 Syrian military personnel are killed by a suicide car bomb in Hama in the year 2012.  

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