Historical Events In January - 12
Sunday, 13 June 2021
1992 On January - 12 last building in Gateway area in Cleveland is demolished
1992 On January - 12 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Christopher Bowman
1992 On this day in history harry van Doorn, Dutch MP (KVP/KRO-chairman/PPR/CRM), dies at 76
1993 On January - 12 doctors announce Pittsburgh Penguin Mario Limeux has Hodgkin's disease
1993 On this day in history carles Mira, Spanish director (Que Nos Quiten Lo Bailao), dies at 45
1994 On this day in history malcolm X's daughter arrested for plotting Louis Farrakhan's murder
1994 Bob Horen, dies of cancer at 67 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history major earthquake kills 5,092 in Kobe Japan
1995 On January - 12 murder trial against OJ Simpson, begins in Los Angeles
1995 Pope John Paul II begins visit to Southeast Asia on January - 12.
1995 On this day in history francis Lopez, songwriter, dies at 77
1996 On January - 12 russian troops arrived in Bosnia on a peace keeping mission with the NATO countries
1996 On January - 12 edmund Happold, engineer, dies at 65
1997 Ice skater Oksana Baiul injured slightly whiled driving intoxicated on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history space Shuttle STS 81 (Atlantis 18), launches into space
1997 Tiger Woods wins Mercedes Championships on this day in history.
1997 On January - 12 charles Huggins, surgeon/medical researcher, dies at 95
2005 Deep Impact is launched from Kennedy Space Center by a Delta 2 rocket on January - 12.
2006 On January - 12 a stampede during the Stoning of the devil ritual on the last day at the Hajj in Mina, Saudi Arabia, kills 362 pilgrims.
2007 An Argentine judge issues a warrant for the arrest of former President Isabel Martínez de Perón in connection with the disappearance of a human rights worker in 1976 on this day in history.
2007 On January - 12 comet McNaught, the brightest comet in over 40 years, makes perihelion.
2007 The US Embassy in Athens is attacked with a rocket propelled grenade, which caused minimal damage and no injuries on January - 12.
2010 On this day in history a 7.0-magnitude earthquake occurs in Haiti, devastating the nation's capital, Port-au-Prince. With a confirmed death toll over 230,000 it is one of the deadliest on record.
2010 Haiti earthquake in Haiti killing 100,000-316,000 people on this day in history.
2013 A failed attempt to rescue a French hostage in Bulo Marer, Somalia, results in 18 deaths on January - 12.
2014 On January - 12 71st Golden Globe Awards: 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle win
2017 On January - 12 uS President Barack Obama in surprise presentation awards Vice President Joe Biden with the Presidential Medal of Freedom
2020 On January - 12 1st ATP Cup Men's Tennis, Sydney: Novak Đoković & Viktor Troicki beat Spanish pair Pablo Carreño Busta & Feliciano López 6-3, 6-4 to clinch inaugural title for Serbia, 2-1; Đoković beats Raphael Nadal 6-2, 7-6
2020 On January - 12 taal Volcano in Luzon erupts, leading to the evacuation of thousands of people.