Year 2012

Year 2012Events and photos of Year 2012.
14 January 2012
The cruise ship Costa Concordia runs aground on the Search with google:island of Giglioisland of Giglio, Italy. 4,000 people were evacuated, 30 dead
14 October 2012
Search with google:Felix BaumgartnerFelix Baumgartner jumps from 127,000 feet all the way back down to Earth, breaking not only the sound barriers, but some world records as well. He gathered vital information for Search with google:NASANASA in the process
15 July 2012
PSY 6 releases Search with google:Gangnam StyleGangnam Style. It quickly went viral. By the end of the year, the video was the most watched clip in the history of the internet
18 May 2012
Search with google:FacebookFacebook debuts on the stock market in what became one of the biggest (or at least most decried) IPO disasters mankind had ever witnessed
Whitney Houston passed away at 48
Adele holds her six Grammy Awards at the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, on February 12, 2012
the world was captivated by the games of the XXX Olympiad, or more simply the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, England
US Ambassador Killed in Libya
Luxury cruise ship runs aground in Italy, many dead
Rover Curiosity lands on Mars successfully
N Korea Launched Long Range Rocket
27 July 2012
The 2012 Summer Games open in London. A couple weeks later, Usain Bolt runs his way into the history books by achieving a 'double triple' winning 100 meters, 200 meters and the 4x100m relays at consecutive olympic games
27 July 2012
The 2012 Summer Games open in London. A couple weeks later, Usain Bolt runs his way into the history books by achieving a 'double triple' winning 100 meters, 200 meters and the 4x100m relays at consecutive olympic games
29 October 2012
Search with google:Frankenstorm SandyFrankenstorm Sandy hits the North East of the United States, causing billions in damage and killing more than a hundred people
6 August 2012
The Search with google:Mars CuriosityMars Curiosity rover lands successfully on the Red Planet after seven minutes of terror. The most successful Search with google:NASANASA mission in decades
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:John B. GurdonJohn B. Gurdon, Search with google:Shinya YamanakaShinya Yamanaka
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Serge HarocheSerge Haroche, Search with google:David J. WinelandDavid J. Wineland
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Mo YanMo Yan
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Brian K. KobilkaBrian K. Kobilka, Search with google:Robert J. LefkowitzRobert J. Lefkowitz
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine:
Nobel Prizes Peace: $European Union
85 Academy Award Best Picture: Argo
85 Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
85 Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film: Amour (Austria)
85 Academy Award Best Director: Ang Lee, Life of Pi
85 Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, Les Misérables
85 Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained
85 Academy Award Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook
85 Academy Award Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
85 Academy Award Best Original Song: 'Skyfall' - Skyfall - Music & Lyrics: Adele & Paul Epworth
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Miami Heat d. Oklahoma City Thunder (4-1)
Football XLVI Super Bowl: New York Giants d. New England Patriots (21-17)
Baseball World Series: San Francisco Giants (NL) 4-0 Detroit Tigers (AL)
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Roger Federer d. Murray (4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4)
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Serena Williams d. Agnieszka Radwanska (6-1, 5-7, 6-2)
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Chelsea FC (England)
SUMMER OLYMPICS, Summer Olympics XXX: London (United Kingdom)
2012 Playboy cover
Year 2012's Notable Births
2012 July 22
Search with google:Prince George of CambridgePrince George of Cambridge , son of Prince William and %Kate Middleton% (George Alexander Louis) Cancer
Year 2012's Notable Deaths
2012 February 11
Whitney Houston, singer, actress (dead at Beverly Hills, California, USA) (born 1963 August 09) Leo
2012 March 31
Search with google:Alberto SughiAlberto Sughi , painter (born 1928 October 05) Libra
2012 February 03
Search with google:Ben GazzarraBen Gazzarra , actor (dead at New York,USA) (born 1930 August 28) Virgo
2012 August 31
Search with google:Carlo Maria MartiniCarlo Maria Martini , Cardinal (dead at Gallarate,Italy) (born 1927 February 15) Aquarius
2012 10
Search with google:Carlo RambaldiCarlo Rambaldi , Special effects artist
2012 29
Search with google:Davy JonesDavy Jones , musician
2012 May 17
Search with google:Donna SummerDonna Summer , singer (LaDonna Andre Gaines) (dead at Venice,Italy) (born 1948 December 31) Capricorn
2012 October 19
Search with google:Fiorenzo MagniFiorenzo Magni , professional road racing cyclist
2012 October 31
Search with google:Gae AulentiGae Aulenti , PROF (dead at Milano,Italy) (born 1927 December 04) Sagittarius
2012 November 24
Search with google:Héctor CamachoHéctor Camacho , Puerto Rican professional boxer
2012 November 23
Search with google:Larry HagmanLarry Hagman , actor (dead at Dallas, Texas, USA) (born 1931 September 21) Virgo
2012 March 01
Search with google:Lucio DallaLucio Dalla , songwriter (dead at Montreux) (born 1943 March 04) Pisces
2012 February 25
Search with google:Maurice AndréMaurice André , trombettista (dead at Bayonne) (born 1933 May 21) Gemini
2012 August 25
Search with google:Neil ArmstrongNeil Armstrong , astronauta (dead at Cincinnati,USA) (born 1930 August 05) Leo
2012 December 27
Search with google:Norman Schwarzkopf JrNorman Schwarzkopf Jr , Army General
2012 October 15
Search with google:Norodom SihanoukNorodom Sihanouk , King of %Cambodia%
2012 January 29
Search with google:Oscar Luigi ScalfaroOscar Luigi Scalfaro , ex Presidente della Repubblica (dead at Rome,Italy) (born 1918 September 09) Virgo
2012 17
Search with google:Pope Shenouda IIIPope Shenouda III , Egyptian Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria
2012 05
Search with google:Ray BradburyRay Bradbury , author (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA)
2012 February 20
Search with google:Renato DulbeccoRenato Dulbecco , scienziato (born 1914 February 22) Pisces
2012 02
Search with google:Richard DawsonRichard Dawson , actor
2012 December 30
Search with google:Rita Levi MontalciniRita Levi Montalcini , neurologist and Nobel laureate (dead at Roma,Italy) (born 1909 April 22) Taurus
2012 September 14
Search with google:Roberto RoversiRoberto Roversi , poet (dead at Bologna,Italy) (born 1923 January 28) Aquarius
2012 May 20
Search with google:Robin GibbRobin Gibb , singer song-writer
2012 May 20
Search with google:Robin Hugh GibbRobin Hugh Gibb , singer,Bee Gees (dead at London,UK) (born 1949 December 22) Capricorn
2012 17
Search with google:Rodney KingRodney King , African %American% motorist
2012 July 22
Search with google:Romano BattagliaRomano Battaglia , writer (dead at Marina di Pietrasanta,Italy) (born 1933 July 31) Leo
2012 August 18
Search with google:Scott McKenzieScott McKenzie , singer (Philip Wallach Blondheim) (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1939 January 10) Capricorn
2012 July 03
Search with google:Sergio PininfarinaSergio Pininfarina , entrepreneur,auto designer (dead at Torino,Italy) (born 1926 September 08) Virgo
2012 August 21
Search with google:Sergio ToppiSergio Toppi , Fumettista (born 1932 October 11) Libra
2012 October 17
Search with google:Sylvia KristelSylvia Kristel , actress (dead at Amsterdam,Netherlands) (born 1952 September 28) Libra
2012 11
Search with google:Teofilo StevensonTeofilo Stevenson , Cuban Heavyweight boxer
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