On This Day

October 12, 1999 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


BattleCoup d'état

Pervez Musharraf takes power in Pakistan from Nawaz Sharif through a bloodless coup

General and 10th President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf
General and 10th President of Pakistan
Pervez Musharraf
Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif
Prime Minister of Pakistan
Nawaz Sharif
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Deaths in History

  • Robert Marsden Hope, Australian Justice and Royal Commissioner, dies at 80