To provide aid to government job exam aspirants, Safalta team is providing details of the most important events of India and World History on daily basis, that can boost the preparation of students. In today's history, here are the most important incidents that took place on 12 Nov.

  • CBS News anchor Dan Rather renews his contract to 2002 in 1997.
  • Roger Clemens wins his 4th AL Cy Young Award in 1997. 
  • WNBA expands to Detroit & Washington, D.C. in 1997.
  • 155 skiers and snowboarders die when a cable car catches fire in an alpine tunnel near Kaprun, Austria in 2000.
  • New Zealand Tomb of the Unknown Warrior dedicated at the National War Memorial, Wellington in 2004.
  • The RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) set sail on her final voyage to Dubai in 2008.
  • 43rd Country Music Association Award: Taylor Swift & Brad Paisley wins in 2009.
  • 25th Soul Train Music Awards: Cee-Lo Green, Jill Scott win in 2011.
  • 12 people are killed by a magnitude 6.8 earthquake in Burma in 2012.
  • 4 people are killed and 8 are injured after a building catches fire in Mumbai, India in 2013.

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