What Happened on August 25, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 330 people are killed as a result of conflict in the Syrian civil war
  • 39 people are killed and 80 are injured after a gas leak in North Venezuelan refinery
  • 85,000 people are displaced by severe floods in Myanmar
  • Voyager 1 spacecraft, becomes the 1st spacecraft to enter interstellar space (launched in 1977)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Neil Armstrong, American astronaut, dies from heart surgery complications at 82

Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon Neil Armstrong
Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon
Neil Armstrong