October 1, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 3 NATO soldiers and 16 Afghan police are killed by a suicide bombing in Khost, Afghanistan
  • 36 people are killed in a ferry collision in Hong Kong
  • California becomes the first US state to ban conversion therapy for minors

Deaths in History

  • Eric J. Hobsbawm, British Marxist historian, dies from pneumonia at 95