What Happened on January 12, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Mile High Miracle", trailing the Denver Broncos 35-28 with 1:09 remaining in the AFC Divisional Playoff Game, the Baltimore Ravens' quarterback Joe Flacco heaved a 70 yard touchdown pass to receiver Jacoby Jones to tie the game (the Ravens would win in overtime and go on to win the Super Bowl)
  • A failed attempt to rescue a French hostage in Bulo Marer, Somalia, results in 18 deaths
  • Beijing’s level of air pollution is declared to be at levels that are hazardous to human health