On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 2012

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

46th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Luke Bryan wins

Singer Carrie Underwood
Singer
Carrie Underwood
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Luke Bryan
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Luke Bryan
  • The Solar Impulse completes the world's first intercontinental flight powered by the sun
  • Transit of Venus (between Earth & Sun) occurs - last transit of 21st century

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Krutov, Russian ice hockey forward (Canada Cup 1981; Olympic gold 1984, 88; World C'ship gold 1981, 82, 83, 86, 89; Vancouver Canucks 1989-90), dies from liver failure at 52
2012 Highlights

About June 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini