On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 2002

Historical Events

  • Palestinian suicide bomber (female) kills 7 and injures 104 (among them 9 Arabs) at the Mahane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem.

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Pedro Carmona becomes interim President of Venezuela during the military coup against Hugo Chávez.

President of Venezuela Hugo Chávez
President of Venezuela
Hugo Chávez

2002 Highlights

About April 12, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries