On This Day

June 12, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • An Australian coroner's report rules that a dingo was responsible for the death of a baby in 1980
  • The chemical compound NOTT-202, which is capable of selectively absorbing carbon dioxide, is created
  • World Health Organization concludes that diesel exhaust causes cancer

Deaths in History

Person of interestHenry Hill

Henry Hill Jr., American mobster and FBI informant, dies from a heart condition at 69

Mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill
Mobster and FBI informant
Henry Hill