What Happened on September 6, 2012

Historical Events

  • 61 illegal immigrants die after a fishing boat capsizes off the coast of Turkey

Presidential Convention

Barack Obama accepts the Democratic nomination for US President

2012 History

Famous Deaths

Art Modell (1925-2012)

American businessman (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, Modells Stores), dies from heart failure at 87 (b. 1925)

  • Jake Eberts, Canadian film producer (Chariots of Fire, Dances with Wolves), dies from cancer at 71

About September 6, 2012

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 11 years and 18 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: Wings - Little Mix