2012 - Union Budget for 2012-13 is presented by Finance Minister Sh. Pranab Mukherjee.
2012 - Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th International Hundred against Bangladesh in Asia Cup.
2012 - Bollywood film "Say Yes To Love" directed by Mahrukh Mirza starring Asad Mirza, Nazia Hussain and Aditya Roy Kapur was released.
2012 - Bollywood film "Akkad Bakkad Bam Be Bo" directed by Dweep Raj Kochhar starring Dweep Raj Kochhar was released.
2012 - Bollywood film "Zindagi Tere Naam" directed by Ashu Trikha starring Mithun Chakraborthy, Ranjeeta Kaur and Ashish Sharma was released.
2012 - Bengali film "Bhooter Bhabishyat" directed by Anik Dutta starring Sabyasachi Chakrabarty, Parambrata Chatterjee, Samadarshi Dutt and Swastika Mukherjee was released.
2012 - Bengali film Hariya Jaai directed by Joy Mukherjee starring Abhishek Chatterjee, Nibedita, Gargi Raychowdhury, Santana Bose, Anusuya Majumdar, Shankar Chakraborty and Kushal Chakraborty was released.
2012 - Kannada film Magadi directed by Suresh Goswami starring Deepak and Rakshita was released.
1880 - Rajshekhar Basu (pen name Parashuram) was born. He was a Bengali writer, chemist and lexicographer. He was considered the greatest Bengali humorist of the twentieth century. He received Padma Bhushan.