What bad events happened in 2012?
The 8 most disruptive events of 2012 Tight oil supply: the beginning of the end. Hurricane Sandy. Big Oil and Kurdistan autonomy. US presidential election goads on the global shale juggernaut. East Africa’s new day dawns. China’s territorial ambitions make waves. Syria inflames geopolitical risk. North Korea fires a missile.
What was famous in 2012?
17 Crazy Things You Forgot Actually Happened in 2012 Zac Efron had a “YOLO” tattoo. The first Hunger Games movie came out and we were all forced to decide if we were Team Peeta or Team Gale. You learned the “Gangnam Style” dance. You secretly believed the world was about to end. For Twilight fans, the world really did end. The world learned Gossip Girl’s true identity.
What happened in 2012 in the UK?
The third year of the decade saw celebrations in Britain at the return of the Olympics and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee – but tragedy abroad. A cruise ship carrying more than 4,000 passengers collided with rocks, capsizing and killing 32 people at the start of the year.
What was trendy in 2012?
The 34 Hottest Trends Of 2012, As Presented By Cookies Terrariums. etsy.com. Snapchat. wilton.com. Advertisement. Mustaches. Flickr: [email protected] Hipster Beer Cans. 5stylehigh.com. Instagram. bakerella.com. Bow Ties. Flickr: [email protected] Mason Jars. kristascookieswithcharacter.blogspot.com. Advertisement. Vintage Paper Dolls. blogger.com. Bright Sneakers. Flickr: sugarenvy. Baroque Stuff.
What happened September 2012?
War in Afghanistan: Two suicide bombings near a NATO base kill at least 12 people and wound 50 others in the Sayed Abad district of Afghanistan’s Wardak province. (USA Today) A drone strike conducted by the United States kills at least five suspected militants in North Waziristan, Pakistan.
What big happened in 2013?
Top 10 U.S. News Stories The Snowden Leaks. The Guardian / Getty Images. The Boston Marathon Bombing. Obamacare’s Bungled Rollout. The Supreme Court Finds for Gay Marriage. The Federal Government Shuts Down. George Zimmerman Acquitted. Detroit Files for Bankruptcy. Gun Control Loses Steam.
What happened October 2012?
Oct 1 California becomes the first US state to ban conversion therapy for minors. Oct 2 20 students are gunned down in Mubi, Nigeria. Oct 2 10 people are killed after a minibus and truck collide in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Oct 3 34 people are killed by a series of bombings in Aleppo, Syria.
What happened November 2012?
United States elections, 2012: President of the United States Barack Obama officially wins the state of Florida and its 29 electoral votes in the presidential election, putting the final count to 332 electoral votes for Obama—more than the 270 needed to ensure election—to Mitt Romney’s 206 electoral votes.
What was popular 2011?
Charlie Sheen’s meltdown. Perhaps no star had a wilder roller coaster ride in 2011 than Charlie Sheen. The rise of Adele. The Oscar host fiasco. The Royal Wedding. The success of Bridesmaids. Oprah’s final episode. Harry Potter ends. Friday Night Lights says goodbye.
What happened in 2011 in the UK?
A series of riots broke out in London and across England after Mark Duggan was shot dead by police in Tottenham. Violent clashes led to the deaths of five people and an estimated £200m worth of property was damaged. Apple’s co-founder Steve Jobs stepped down from his role as chief executive in August 2011.
What was happening in July 2012?
July 4 – CERN announces the discovery of a new particle with properties consistent with the Higgs boson after experiments at the Large Hadron Collider. July 20 – 2012 Aurora, Colorado shooting: 12 people are killed and 58 are injured in a mass shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado.
What was cool in 2017?
The Top 10 Things The Internet Couldn’t Stop Talking About in 2017 Michelle Obama at the Inauguration. Beyoncé’s twins pregnancy announcement. Moonlight wins Best Picture over La La Land at the Oscars. BBC Dad. Kendall Jenner’s Pepsi. Covfefe. Solar Eclipse. Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do”
What pop culture events happened in 2013?
The Most Memorable Pop Culture Moments of 2013 The Most Anti- Pop Pop Song Goes Number One (And Stays There For A While) HBO Cancels Enlightened. Daft Punk Cancels Appearance on Colbert Report with 24 Hours Notice. Prince Rama Premieres 17 Minutes of a Demented Fantasy Titled Never Forever. Taylor Swift Wins Every Awards Show With Her Interpretive Dancing.