September 1, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Grenade injures 41 festival celebrants in Paquibato, Philippines
  • Islamist rebels seize Douentza, Mali
  • Two suicide bombings kill 12 people and wound 50 in a NATO base in Afghanistan's Sayed Abad district
  • US drone strike kills 5 people in North Waristan, Pakistan

Deaths in History

  • Smarck Michel, Haitian Prime Minister, dies from a brain tumour