What Happened on October 12, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The European Union wins the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize, sparking a series of critical commentary
  • The United Nations Security Council unanimously approves of an African-led force to oust Islamist militants in northern Mali

Famous Weddings

  • Comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham (50) weds fitness model Audrey Murdick (32) at the Sunstone Vineyards in Santa Ynez, California