On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Cecilia Colledge, British ice skater and Olympian (b. 1920)
  • Danny Davis [George Nowlan], American country musician (Nashville Brass), dies at 83
  • Jerry Zucker, Israeli-born American businessman (b. 1949)
  • Patrick 'Paddy' Hillery, 6th President of Ireland, EEC Commissioner and Irish Minister (b. 1923)