On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 2012

Historical Events

  • 57th Eurovision Song Contest: Loreen for Sweden wins singing "Euphoria" in Baku
  • A gunman in the Finnish town of Hyvinkaa kills 2, wounds 7

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Benedict XVI's butler is arrested for allegedly leaking confidential documents

265th Pope Benedict XVI
265th Pope
Benedict XVI

2012 Highlights

About May 26, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini