What Happened on October 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paolo Gabriele, Pope Benedict XVI's butler, is found guilty of leaking confidential documents and is sentenced to 18 months imprisonment

265th Pope  Benedict XVI
265th Pope
Benedict XVI
  • The Leeds Rhinos defeat the Warrington Wolves 26-18 to win the 2012 Super League grand final

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Former "Private Practice" actress Audra McDonald (42) weds Broadway star Will Swenson (38) in Croton-on-Hudson, New York

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
Actress and Singer
Audra McDonald

Famous Deaths

  • Chadli Bendjedid, Algerian president, dies from cancer at 83