What Happened on September 15, 2012

Historical Events

  • Japan announces that it will phase out nuclear energy by the 2030s

Famous Weddings

  • "The Black Keys" drummer Patrick Carney (32) weds Emily Ward in Nashville, Tennessee

Annie Lennox

British "Eurythmics" singer Annie Lennox (57) weds Harvard-educated gynecologist Mitch Besser (57) on a private boat on the Thames River in London

Famous Deaths

  • George Hurst, British conductor (BBC Northern Orchestra. 1958-68; Bournemouth Sinfonietta. 1968-74), and educator, dies at 86
2012 Highlights

About September 15, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Whistle - Flo Rida
  • UK #1 Song: Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself) - Ne-Yo