Historical Events In 2012
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Dec 09 On this day in history 13 people are killed and 10 are injured after a bus rolls of a cliff and falls 100 meters in Taiwan
Dec 10 In the year 2012 google begins selling US$99 laptops
Dec 11 In the year 2012 125 people are killed and 200 are injured by bombings in Aqrab, Syria
Dec 13 On this day in history a car bombing in Qatana, outside Damascus, kills 16 people and injures 12
Dec 14 In the year 2012 28 people, including 20 children, are shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut
Dec 15 On this day in history 18 Asylum seekers drown in the Aegean Sea on the way to Greece from Turkey
Dec 16 4 people are killed after Cyclone Evan strikes Fiji on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 2012 17 people are killed and 70 are injured by a blast in a market in the Khyber Agency, Pakistan
Dec 18 In the year 2012 4 people are killed and 11 are injured after an apartment block collapses in Palermo, Italy
Dec 19 UBS bank is fined $1.5 billion for its role in manipulating the Libor rate in the year 2012.
Dec 20 Apple is denied a patent for mobile pinch-to-zoom gestures by the US patent authorities in the year 2012.
Dec 21 39 people are killed in violent clashes in Kenya on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 2012 6 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus
Dec 23 200 civilians are killed by the Syrian government’s warplanes in Helfaya, Syria on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 2012 11 kindergarten children are killed after a minivan plunges into a roadside pond
Dec 25 In the year 2012 27 people are killed after an Antonov An-72 plane crashes near Shymkent, Kazakhstan
Dec 26 On this day in history china opens the world’s longest high speed rail route from Beijing to Guangzhou
Dec 27 On this day in history nASA unveils plans to capture a 500 ton asteroid in 2025
Dec 28 Jiroemon Kimura of Japan becomes the world's oldest verified man on this day in history.
Dec 29 200 people are executed by the Syrian army in Homs in the year 2012.
Dec 30 On this day in history 19 people are killed by a suicide bomber in Balochistan, Pakistan