December 12, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Peugeot produces its last car at the Ryton Plant signalling the end of mass car production in Coventry, formerly a major centre of the British motor industry.

Deaths in History

  • Al Shugart, pioneering American computer engineer and co-founder of Seagate Technology (b. 1930)
  • Raymond P. Shafer, 38th Governor of Pennsylvania (b. 1917)