On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Giant iceberg breaks away from Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, about 6,000 sq km in length

Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Blazer [Charles Gordon Blazer], American soccer administrator, dies from colorectal cancer at 72
  • Scharlette Holdman, American death penalty mitigation specialist, dies at 70