What Happened on December 12, 2018

Historical Events

Event of Interest

American Media Inc. publisher of "National Enquirer" admits paying hush money to mistresses of US President Donald Trump

Event of Interest

British Prime Minister Theresa May survives 200-117 no-confidence vote from her own Conservative Party

  • China built 88 out of world's 143 skyscrapers in 2018 more than any country ever (buildings over 200 meters/656 ft)
  • Michael Cohen, former lawyer for US President Donald Trump sentenced to three years in prison for campaign-finance violations and tax fraud
  • Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Sergey Prokopyev compete complex spacewalk to fix hole in Soyuz spacecraft
  • Seven mass graves in former Islamic State area discovered containing hundreds of bodies, some tortured, near Albu Kamal, eastern Syria
2018 History

Famous Deaths

  • Meng Lang, Chinese poet and activist, dies at 57

About December 12, 2018

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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