2012 Major events and deaths
FBI Shuts Down Megaupload.comNew York Post
FBI has shut down the popular website Megaupload.com. The founders have been charged with running an organized criminal enterprise.
74 People Are Killed In Port Said.Al-Akhbar
Soccer super fans got into riots at a game on Feb. 1. The riots caused 74 deaths and many more injuries.
March Madness Begins[Wikipedia](en.wikipedia.org/wiki/march_2012)
The NCAA Championship has started and wont end until early April.
Jim Marshall Passed AwayLoudwire
Jim Marshall has passed away of old age. JIm Marshall is the man who started Marshall Amplifiers.
Adam Yauch Died of CancerLoudwire
The greatly acclaimed band Beastie Boys have lost Adam Yauch.
Ray Bradbury DiedLA Times
The Science Fiction writer has died. He was the writer that wrote Farhenheit 451.
Jon Lord of Deep Purple Died of a Pulmonary EmbolismLoudwire
Deep Purple Keyboardist Has died of a Pulmonary Embolism. Alot of musicians attended his funeral.
Phyllis Diller DiedLA Times
The actress and Comedian Phyllis Diller died today.
Michael Clarke Duncan Died From a Heart AttackLA Times
The tragic loss of Michael Clarke Duncan is known by many. He was an actor that has starred in a lot of famous tv shows and movies. He has starred in Two and a Half Men, Family Guy, and many more.
Russel Means DiedOn The Red Carpet
Russel means was one of the leaders in the NAM (Native American Movement). He also acted in the move The Last of the Mohicans.
Mitch Lucker Died in a Motorcycle AccidentLoudwire
Suicide Silence singer Mitch Lucker died at the age of 28 on Nov. 1 They held a benefit concert in California to help his wife and five year old daughter. People around the world are mourning his loss especially the rock community.
The first Hobbit movie comes outComing Soon.net
The prologue to the famous Lord of the Rings trilogy is now coming to theatres.