April 11, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 2011 London riot looter is jailed for 11 years after starting a fire at a furniture retailer
  • 8.6 magnitude earthquake and 8.2 aftershock occurs off the coast of Indonesia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Billionaire Warren Buffett is diagnosed with prostate cancer

Investor Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett
  • Prime Minister of Greece, Lucas Papademos, resigns and calls an election for May 6
  • South Korean legislative elections result in the governing Saenuri Party retaining governance

Deaths in History

  • Ahmed Ben Bella, First president of Algeria, dies at 93