On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 2012

Historical Events

  • 3 people are killed and 19 wounded by a car bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan
  • New Zealand announces withdrawal of its forces from Afghanistan
  • Typhoon Bolaven kills 48 people in North Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor (The Green Mile), dies from respiratory failure at 54
  • Sun Myung Moon, South Korean evangelist (Unification Church), dies at 92
2012 Highlights

About September 3, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Labor Day (United States), Labour Day (Canada)

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