October 6, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paolo Gabriele, Pope Benedict XVI's butler, is found guilty of leaking confidential documents and is sentenced to 18 months imprisonment

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265th Pope
Benedict XVI
  • The Leeds Rhinos defeat the Warrington Wolves 26-18 to win the 2012 Super League grand final

Deaths in History

  • Chadli Bendjedid, Algerian president, dies from cancer at 83