On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 2012

Historical Events

  • US F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities

Famous Weddings

  • "Sex and the City" actor Chris Noth (57) weds actress Tara Wilson (30) in Hawaii

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress and model Heidi Klum (39) divorces British soul and R&B singer-songwriter Seal (49) due to irreconcilable differences after almost seven years of marriage

Supermodel Heidi Klum
Heidi Klum
Musician & Songwriter Seal
Musician & Songwriter

Famous Deaths

  • Bingu wa Mutharika, President of Malawi, dies from heart attack at 78
  • Fang Lizhi, Chinese astrophysicist/dissident, dies at 76
  • Thomas Kinkade, American artist, dies from acute intoxication at 54
2012 Highlights

About April 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries