On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 2012

Historical Events

  • 7 people are killed and 770 injured during Egyptian protests
  • A 243 million year old Nyasasaurus fossil is discovered in Tanzania
  • Typhoon Bopha’s death toll rise to 418 with 318 missing and 179,000 displaced
2012 Highlights

About December 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Diamonds - Rihanna
  • UK #1 Song: The Power Of Love - Gabrielle Aplin