What Happened on August 12, 2014

Historical Events

  • Ebola outbreak death toll exceeds 1000
  • World Health Organization (WHO) gives its 'cautious blessing' to the use of experimental drugs to treat the Ebola virus

Famous Deaths

Lauren BacallLauren Bacall (1924-2014)

American actress and singer named the 20th greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema (Dark Passage, Key Largo), dies of a stroke at 89

About August 12, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rude - MAGIC!
  • UK #1 Song: Am I Wrong - Nico & Vinz