What Happened on September 18, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 10 soliders are killed and 70 injured by a missile attack by Kurdish militants in Bingol, Turkey
  • 26 people are killed in a fire in a Pemex gas facility in Reynosa, Mexico
  • The Chicago Teachers Union and Chicago Public Schools reach a deal that ends an 8-day strike.
  • World's first mother-to-daughter uterus transplant undertaken at the University of Gothenburg

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kralick, American MLB pitcher, dies from complications from strokes at 77

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Steve Sabol, American filmmaker, dies from brain cancer at 69

American Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films Steve Sabol
American Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films
Steve Sabol