On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 2012

Historical Events

  • Floods in the Krasnodar region, Russia, kill 140 people

Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats Agnieszka RadwaƄska of Poland 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 to win her 5th Wimbledon singles crown; 5 hours later teams with sister Venus to win doubles title

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Famous Weddings

  • "The Office" Ellie Kemper (32) weds former "Conan O'Brien" writer Michael Koman at the Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church in New York City

LoveWedding of Interest

Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux (42) weds TV director Nancy Strang (37)

Broadcaster Louis Theroux
Broadcaster
Louis Theroux

2012 Highlights

About July 7, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer