On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 2012

Historical Events

  • 25 people are killed at a funeral suicide bombing in Nangarhar, Pakistan
  • 42 people are killed and 25 injured as a passenger bus falls down a ravine in Morocco
  • Carpet that can help prevent falls among the elderly by warning them of unusual footsteps is developed
  • Pauline Marois becomes the first female premier of Quebec

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Parrott, British-Welsh composer (The Black Ram), dies at 96
2012 Highlights

About September 4, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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