Thursday February 12, 1942: on this day

February 12, 1942 was the 43rd day of the year 1942, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is February 12, 1942 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on February 12, 1942, who was born and died on February 12, 1942, what holidays and observances are celebrated on February 12, 1942, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. The Adventures of Martin Eden, directed by Sidney Salkow), TV series (e.g. Men At Work) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 12th, 1942 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was February 12, 1942?

February 12, 1942 was a Thursday and it was the 43rd day of the year 1942 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 12, 1942 can also be written as 2/12/1942 in the US and as 12/2/1942 in UK and Europe.

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February 12, 1942: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 12th is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 12, 1942: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 12, 1942 is Horse and the associated element is Water.

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February 12, 1942: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 12, 1942 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 12, 1942 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 12, 1942 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 3% full, rising at 05:31 am and setting at 04:48 pm.

The previous full moon was on Feb 01, 1942 while the next full moon would come on Mar 03, 1942.

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Who was born on February 12, 1942?

Famous people born on February 12, 1942:

  • Ehud Barak

    An army chief who became a statesman in the israeli military.

  • Pat Dobson

    American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 2006).

  • Lionel Grigson

    English pianist, composer, and educator (b. 1942).

  • Ehud Barak Israeli politician Prime Minister of Israel (1999


  • Jacques Ayotte

    Canadian nuclear physicist.

  • Chananjit Vohra

    Kenyan / british hotel magnate / multi-millionaire.

  • Rick Frank


  • John Donovan

    American business and technology professor donovan was formerly at massachusetts institute of technology.

  • Michael Elphick

    Australian producer and director of tv commercials.

  • Michael Elphick (producer-director)
  • Peter Snape
  • Jann Parry
  • Ennio Candotti
  • Terry Bisson
  • Salvatore Crocetta
  • Norma Major
  • Giuseppe Morosi

Whose famous birthday is on February 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 12th:

  • Josh Brolin
    Josh Brolin

    He is an american actor, well-known family member, and the dark and handsome child of jane agee and actor james brolin.

  • Christina Ricci
    Christina Ricci

    American actress who made her film debut with "mermaids" in 1990.

  • Lorne Greene
    Lorne Greene

    Lorne Greene was a Canadian actor known for his role as Ben Cartwright in the TV series Bonanza.

  • Darren Aronofsky
    Darren Aronofsky

    American screenwriter, director and producer of film.

  • Mike Posner
    Mike Posner

    Mike posner is a pop singer known for his hit songs 'cooler than me' and 'i took a pill in ibiza'.

  • Jesse Spencer
    Jesse Spencer

    Australian singer, actor and pin-up boy.

  • Arsenio Hall
    Arsenio Hall

    American comedian, hip black comedian with a stylish outfit.

  • Chynna Phillips
    Chynna Phillips

    American singer and well-known family.

  • Simon MacCorkindale
    Simon MacCorkindale

    British actor, screenwriter, and producer.

  • Michael Ironside
    Michael Ironside

    Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter.

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February 12, 1942: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 82 years 2 months old,

or 986 months and 10 days old,

or 4288 weeks and 4 days old,

or 30020 days old,

if you were born on February 12, 1942.

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 12, 1942?

There are 296 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday February 12th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 12, 1942?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on February 12, 1942.


February 12, 1942: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on February 12, 1942:

  • Grant Wood

    Grant Wood was an American painter known for his iconic work 'American Gothic'.

  • Eugene Esmonde

    Irish-english lieutenant and pilot, victoria cross recipient (b. 1909).

  • Avraham Stern

    Polish-israeli militant leader (b. 1907).

What famous deaths happened on February 12th?

Famous deaths on February 12th:

  • Robert Wagner
    Robert Wagner

    American actor best known for his role as jonathan hart on the 1979 tv series hart to hart.

  • Sal Mineo
    Sal Mineo

    American actor.

  • Screamin' Jay Hawkins
    Screamin' Jay Hawkins

    American musician (born 1929).

  • Sid Caesar
    Sid Caesar

    American comedian actor and writer.

  • Betty Garrett
    Betty Garrett

    American actress, who started her career in comedy with broadway musicals.

  • Kenneth Mars
    Kenneth Mars

    American actor and comedian (b. 1935).

  • Zina Bethune
    Zina Bethune

    American actress, dancer, and choreographer (b. 1945).

  • Gary Owens
    Gary Owens

    American radio host and voice actor (b. 1934).

  • Jean Renoir
    Jean Renoir

    Pierre auguste renoir, a french filmmaker and the son of the artist pierre auguste renoir.

  • Victor Jory
    Victor Jory

    Dawson city, canada -- actor (kings row, manhunt).

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February 12, 1942: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 12, 1942:

  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Red Hand Day
  • Darwin Day.
  • National Freedom to Marry Day (unofficial).
  • Georgia Day in the U.S. state of Georgia.

Observances on February 12, 1942:

  • International Day for the Prevention of Violent Extremism as and when Conducive to Terrorism

Saints celebrated on February 12, 1942:

  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Saint Damian of Alexandria

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February 12, 1942: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 12, 1942 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Adventures of Martin Eden

The Adventures of Martin Eden

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Sidney Salkow

Starring: Glenn Ford, Claire Trevor, Evelyn Keyes, Stuart Erwin

Billy the Kid Trapped

Billy the Kid Trapped

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart, Anne Jeffreys

The Mad Doctor of Market Street

The Mad Doctor of Market Street

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: Lionel Atwill, Una Merkel, Claire Dodd, Nat Pendleton

Too Many Women

Too Many Women

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Bernard B. Ray

Starring: Neil Hamilton, June Lang, Joyce Compton, Barbara Read

To Be or Not to Be

To Be or Not to Be

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart

Country: United States of America

February 12, 1942: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 12, 1942 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Men at Work

Men at Work

Release year: 1941

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on February 12, 1942?

On February 12, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 12, 1942?

On February 12, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 12, 1942?

On February 12, 1942 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about February 12th?

February 12th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 12th day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 12th, such as:

  • 2019 - A jamaat-ul-ahrar faction shoots four police officers from pakistan. three more officers are also injured.
  • 2018 - Drone strikes in pakistan: tehrik-i-taliban pakistan confirms that its deputy leader khalid mehsud was killed in a u.s.-led drone strike in north waziristan. it is located near the border to afghanistan.
  • 2017 - Yemeni civil war (2015)-present, saudi arabian-led intervention in yemen: a helicopter of the saudi-led coalition bombs an aircraft outside aden international airport. at least three yemeni soldiers were injured.

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What happened in 1942?

1942 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • German troops conquer Rostow
  • Treblinka Concentration Camp destroyed
  • Resistance bombs Rotterdam railway

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What was the calendar for February 1942?

February 1942 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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