What Happened on October 1, 2012

Historical Events

  • 3 NATO soldiers and 16 Afghan police are killed by a suicide bombing in Khost, Afghanistan
  • 36 people are killed in a ferry collision in Hong Kong
  • California becomes the first US state to ban conversion therapy for minors
2012 History

Famous Deaths

  • Eric J. Hobsbawm, British Marxist historian, dies from pneumonia at 95

About October 1, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One More Night - Maroon 5
  • UK #1 Song: Gangnam Style - Psy