June 11, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 23 people are killed after two villages are attacked in northern Nigeria
  • Five people are killed after an ambulance hits a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
  • The Nobel Prize is reduced by 20% to prevent any future undermining of capital
  • Two earthquakes in Afghanistan trigger landslides that kill more than 80 people
  • US territory Puerto Rico votes to become a US State

Deaths in History

  • Norman F Lent, American republican Congressman, dies from cancer at 81