On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 2012

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

François Hollande elected 24th President of France

French President François Hollande
French President
François Hollande
  • Greek parliamentary election results in 60% support for parties opposed to austerity measures

Famous Deaths

  • George Lindsey, American actor, dies at 83
2012 Highlights

About May 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus