On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 2012

Historical Events

  • An Australian coroner's report rules that a dingo was responsible for the death of a baby in 1980
  • The chemical compound NOTT-202, which is capable of selectively absorbing carbon dioxide, is created
  • World Health Organization concludes that diesel exhaust causes cancer

Famous Deaths

Henry Hill

Henry Hill Jr., American mobster and FBI informant, dies from a heart condition at 69

2012 Highlights

About June 12, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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