On 6th February 2012, 60th anniversary of the Queen's accession to the thrones of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand (as well as the 60th anniversary of her becoming Head of the Commonwealth). Celebrations were held in these countries to mark the occasion.
A presidential election was held in Egypt on 23 and 24 May 2012. The main election was held on 16 and 17 June. Mohammed Morsi, won Egypt's presidential election, which would be the first victory of an Islamist as head of state in the Arab world
USPresidential Election 2012 Profile