On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Into the Silence by Wade Davis wins the 2012 Samuel Johnson Prize

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates are inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

NHL Legend Joe Sakic
NHL Legend
Joe Sakic
Ice Hockey Great Pavel Bure
Ice Hockey Great
Pavel Bure

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Novak Đoković of Serbia wins his second season-ending ATP World Tour Finals tennis title beating 6-time champion Roger Federer 7-6, 7-5 in the final in London. England

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer

Famous Deaths

  • Sergio Oliva, American body builder (The Myth, IFBB Mr. Olympia, 1967-9), dies at 71