Historical Events In 2012
Thursday, 15 April 2021
May 13 49 dismembered bodies are found on a Mexican highway as part of the Mexican drug war on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history 1,500 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli prisons agree to end mass hunger strike
May 15 On this day in history eurozone economy narrowly avoids recession
May 19 In the year 2012 chelsea defeat Bayern Munich in penalty shootout to win the UEFA Champion's League
May 20 Tomislav Nikolić elected president of Serbia on this day in history.
May 21 120 people are killed and 350 injured by a suicide bomb in Sana'a, Yemen on this day in history.
May 22 14 people die and 30 are injured in train collision in India in the year 2012.
May 22 On this day in history tokyo Skytree, the tallest self-supporting tower in the world at 634 metres high, is opened to public.
May 25 Up to 116 people are massacred, including women and children, by the Syrian army in Houla, in the Homs province in the year 2012.
May 26 In the year 2012 a gunman in the Finnish town of Hyvink
May 27 A NATO airstrike kills a family of eight, including six children, in Afghanistan in the year 2012.
May 29 In the year 2012 thousands march in protest in Johannesburg against Brett Murray's controversial painting The Spear
May 30 A number of nations including Germany, Turkey and Canada, expel Syrian diplomats following the Houla massacre on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history new York Mets pitcher Johan Santana pitches a no-hitter against the St. Louis Cardinals
Jun 03 Suicide car bombing kills 15 and inures 42 people in Bauchi, Nigeria in the year 2012.
Jun 04 On this day in history uS drone attack kills 15 militants in Pakistan, including high ranking al-Qaeda official, Abu Yahya al-Libi
Jun 05 The century's second and last solar transit of Venus occurs. The next pair are predicted to occur in 2117 and 2125 in the year 2012.
Jun 06 Transit of Venus (between Earth & Sun) occurs in the year 2012.
Jun 07 On this day in history 16th century archaeology remains of the Curtain Theatre, where some of Shakespeare's plays were first performed, were found under a pub in London
Jun 08 On this day in history a bus bombing in Pakistan kills 18 and injures 35 people
Jun 09 It is announced that up to $125 million dollars in loans will be given to aid Spain's struggling banks on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history a Helicopter crash near Nairobi, Kenya, kills five people, including George Saitoti, a Kenyan cabinet minister
Jun 11 On this day in history five people are killed after an ambulance hits a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
Jun 12 The chemical compound NOTT-202, which is capable of selectively absorbing carbon dioxide, is created in the year 2012.
Jun 13 A series of bombings across Iraq kill 93 and wound 300 people on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history an explosion at an Indian steel plant kills 11 people and severely injures 16
Jun 15 Apple I computer sells for a record $374,500 on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 2012 32 people are killed by a car bomb in Baghdad
Jun 17 In the year 2012 france's Socialist Party wins a majority in the legislative election
Jun 18 In the year 2012 15 people are killed and 40 injured in a suicide attack in Baquba, Iraq
Jun 19 On this day in history a man in Saudi Arabia is beheaded for witchcraft and sorcery
Jun 20 In the year 2012 western Libyan tribal clashes kill 105 people and injure 500
Jun 21 In the year 2012 moody's downgrades 15 major banks in the UK, US, Canada and Europe
Jun 22 Two Baghdad market bombings kill 14 people and injure 106 in the year 2012.