On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 2012

Historical Events

  • 28 people, including 20 children, are shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut
  • Australian Joel Parkinson wins the 2012 ASP World Tour
  • Gene Wolfe wins the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award

Famous Deaths

  • Kenneth Kendall, British broadcaster (BBC News, Treasure Hunt), dies from a stroke at 88
  • Klaus K√∂ste, German gymnast, dies at 69
2012 Highlights

About December 14, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius