On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 2012

Historical Events

  • 8 people are killed and 78 injured by a car bomb in Beirut, Lebanon

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

Grammy Award-winning singer Justin Timberlake (31) weds "Total Recall" actress Jessica Biel (30) at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy

  • Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg Prince Guillaume (30) weds Countess of Belgium Stephanie de Lannoy (28) in a civil ceremony at the Hotel De Ville in Luxembourg

Famous Deaths

  • Fiorenzo Magni, Italian road cyclist (Giro d'Italia 1948, 51, 55; Tour of Flanders 1949, 50, 51), dies from an aneurysm at 91
2012 Highlights

About October 19, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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