On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 2012

Historical Events

  • 6 people are killed by a Taliban suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 8 people are killed after a tractor is hit by a train in Romania

Famous Weddings

  • "Big Brother" TV personality winner Rachel Reilly (27) weds fellow Big Brother player Brendon Villegas (32) at the top of AT&T Center in downtown Los Angeles
  • "How I Met Your Mother" actress Cobie Smulders (30) weds "Saturday Night Live" actor Taran Killam (30) at the Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort in Solvang, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Moggridge [William], British designer, dies from cancer at 69
2012 Highlights

About September 8, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo