June 7, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

16th century archaeology remains of the Curtain Theatre, where some of Shakespeare's plays were first performed, were found under a pub in London

  • A bus falls into a ravine in La Paz, Bolivia, killing 16 and injuring 32 people
  • Credit rating agency Fitch downgrades Spain's credit rating to BBB in the wake of international bailout speculation

Deaths in History

  • Phillip Tobias, South African palaeoanthropologist, dies at 86