December 12th: What is special about this date?

December 12th marks the 346th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 347th in case of leap years). There are 19 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on December 12th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to December 12th and what happened on December 12th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about December 12th.


December 12th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On December 12th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Frank Sinatra
    Frank Sinatra (1915)

    American legend, who was a singer and also had a successful career in tv and movies.

  • Jennifer Connelly
    Jennifer Connelly (1970)

    Movie actress.

  • Dionne Warwick
    Dionne Warwick (1940)

    American singer and recording artist.

  • Mädchen Amick
    Mädchen Amick (1970)

    American actress and director.

  • Connie Francis
    Connie Francis (1938)

    Country singer.

  • Bill Nighy
    Bill Nighy (1949)

    British actor known for his roles in 'Love Actually' and the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' series.

  • Regina Hall
    Regina Hall (1970)

    Regina Hall is a versatile actress known for her roles in comedy and drama films.

  • Bob Barker
    Bob Barker (1923)

    Barker, an american tv personality and host of "the price is right", was the host of the game show for more than three decades.

  • Tom Wilkinson
    Tom Wilkinson (1948)

    English actor (b. 1948).

  • Robert Lepage
    Robert Lepage (1957)

    French canadian playwright.

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December 12th: who died on this date?

On December 12th the following celebrities died:

  • Vicente Fernández
    Vicente Fernández (2021)

    Vicente Fernández is a Mexican singer, actor, and businessman who founded the successful Grupo Fernández conglomerate.

  • Douglas Fairbanks
    Douglas Fairbanks (1939)

    American actor, known for his role as a hero film star in the '20s and '40s.

  • Tallulah Bankhead
    Tallulah Bankhead (1968)

    American actress who appeared on film and stage.

  • Danny Aiello
    Danny Aiello (2019)

    Danny aiello was an american actor and producer known for his roles in films such as 'do the right thing' and 'moonstruck'.

  • Anne Baxter
    Anne Baxter (1985)

    Frank lloyd wright's daughter is an american actress, author, and noted family.

  • Peter Boyle
    Peter Boyle (2006)

    American actor (d. 2006).

  • Audrey Totter
    Audrey Totter (2013)

    Joliet, illinois -- actress (carpetbaggers, set-up).

  • Van Johnson
    Van Johnson (2008)

    American actor.

  • Annette Stroyberg
    Annette Stroyberg (2005)

    Danish actress (b. 1936).

  • Ann Reinking
    Ann Reinking (2020)

    American actress, dancer, and choreographer (d. 2020).

  • See all famous people who died on December 12th


December 12th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On December 12th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Sagittarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Sagittarius zodiac sign

December 12th: what is special about the Sagittarius sign?

The Sagittarius sign encompasses people born between November 22nd and December 21st.

You can discover Sagittarius's personality traits and attitude and Sagittarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Sagittarius born in December discover why December born are so special.


December 12th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on December 12th in history:

  • Dec 12, 1935: The Lebensborn Project, a Nazi reproduction program, is founded by Heinrich Himmler.
  • Dec 12, 1945: Special Court of justice convicts NSB-leader Mussert to death.
  • Dec 12, 1952: Dallas Texans (former Boston Yankees) play last game, last original team.
  • Dec 12, 1960: The Supreme Court of the United States upholds a lower Federal Court ruling that the State of Louisiana's laws on racial segregation laws are unconstitutional, and overturns them.
  • Dec 12, 1965: Beatles last Great Britain concert
  • Dec 12, 1966: US Supreme Court votes 4-3 allowing Braves baseball team to move to Atlanta.
  • Dec 12, 1981: 1st closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 37 performances
  • Dec 12, 1985: 248 US soldiers and 8 crew members die in Arrow Air charter crash
  • Dec 12, 1990: US ambassador to Kuwait, Nathaniel Howell, leaves Kuwait.
  • Dec 12, 1995: NBA referees return to work after striking.
  • Dec 12, 2000: Bush v. Gore: The United States Supreme Court has released its decision
  • Dec 12, 2008: Bernard Madoff, former chairman of Nasdaq Stock Exchange, is being charged with running a Ponzi scheme worth $50 billion. This case is one of the most serious fraud cases in history.

What day of the year is December 12th?

December 12th marks the 346th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 347th in case of leap years).

There are 19 days remaining until the end of the year.

December 12th is the 12th day of the month of December.