What Happened on December 18, 2012

Historical Events

  • 4 people are killed and 11 are injured after an apartment block collapses in Palermo, Italy
  • Canadian police begin arresting 17 people for 'the Great Maple Syrup Heist', for stealing 3,000 tonnes from a storage facility in Quebec
  • The Seleka rebel coalition kills 15 people during its capture of Bria, the Central African Republic
2012 History

Famous Deaths

  • Marcus Worsley, British Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, dies at 87

About December 18, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother - Justice Collective