On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 20 year old Russian Evgeni Malkin scores in the 1st period to become the first NHL player in 89 years with goals in his first 6 games as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Kings, 4-3 in Los Angeles
  • Banksy work "Girl With Balloon" automatically shreds moments after being sold for 1 million pounds in London, re-named "Love is in the Bin"
  • US air strike in central Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab militants

Famous Weddings

  • Britain's Princess Eugenie marries Jack Brooksbank at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, England