On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 2012

Historical Events

Film & TV History

George Clooney and other several prominent participants, including Martin Luther King III, are arrested outside the Sundanese Embassy for civil disobedience

Sports History

Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar becomes first cricketer to score 100 international centuries

  • Turkish NATO helicopter crashes into a house killing ten people in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan

Famous Deaths

  • Estanislao Basora, Spanish footballer (The Monster of Colombes, 22 caps for Spain, 301 matches for Barcelona), dies at 85
2012 Highlights

About March 16, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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