On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Cult Bollywood film "Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1" directed by Anurag Kashyap is released in India
  • NHL Draft: Sarnia Sting (OHL) right wing Nail Yakupov first pick by Edmonton Oilers
  • Two Baghdad market bombings kill 14 people and injure 106

Famous Deaths

  • Fernie Flaman [Ferdinand], Canadian Hall of Fame NHL player, dies at 85