On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 15,000 Japanese anti-nuclear protesters blockade the Japanese Prime Minister's office in Tokyo
  • 16 Naxalite Maoist insurgents in India are killed by police
  • Three bombs in Balid, Iraq, kill 6 people and injure 45

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress Katie Holmes (33) divorces American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (50) allegedly due to disagreement about their religious beliefs and the raising of their daughter Suri, after 5 years of marriage

Actress Katie Holmes
Katie Holmes
Actor Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise