On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Apple unveils premium iPhone X costing $999, along with iPhone 8
  • Hope Hicks appointed permanent White House Communications Director after working in an interim role

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Lady Gaga confirms her battlle with chronic illness fibromyalgia

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Singer-Songwriter
Lady Gaga
  • Monster fatburg 250m long, 130 tons, size of 11 buses found in sewers under east London

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Windsor [née Schlain], American LGBT rights activist (lead plaintiff in United States v. Windsor), dies at 88
  • Riem de Wolff, Indonesian-Dutch singer and guitarist (Blue Diamonds), dies at 74