What Happened on September 17, 2012

Historical Events

  • 13 people are killed in a bus accident in Jubail, Saudi Arabia
  • China dispatches 1,000 fishing boats to Senkaku Islands
  • Panasonic suspends operations at its three factories in China

Historic Event

Swedish forensic scientists find no conclusive evidence of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's DNA in a torn condom

  • United States and Japanese government officials agree to put a second missile defence system in Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Russell E. Train, American environmentalist and administrator (EPA, WWF), dies at 92
2012 Highlights

About September 17, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together - Taylor Swift
  • UK #1 Song: Hall Of Fame - Script Ft. Will I Am