2012 in the United States

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2012 in the United States
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Events in the year 2012 in the United States.

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August 8: Curiosity's first 360 degrees color panorama image.[184][185]
A low-quality photo of a television monitor showing Armstrong on the lunar module's ladder
August 25: Neil Armstrong dies - Armstrong prepares to take the first step on the Moon.

September[edit]

October[edit]

October 29: Hurricane Sandy: Large portions of the Manhattan borough of New York City were without electricity

November[edit]

November 6: Barack Obama reelected President

December[edit]

#ngoing[edit]

Births[edit]

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Ed Stevens, baseball player and coach (b. 1925)

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October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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