July 12th: What is special about this date?

July 12th marks the 193rd day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 194th in case of leap years). There are 172 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on July 12th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to July 12th and what happened on July 12th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about July 12th.


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

On July 12th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby (1937)

    American comedian and actor.

  • Brian Grazer
    Brian Grazer (1951)

    Imagine entertainment was founded by an american screenwriter and producer.

  • Phoebe Tonkin
    Phoebe Tonkin (1989)

    Model and actress from australia.

  • Cheryl Ladd
    Cheryl Ladd (1951)

    Cheryl Ladd is an American actress and singer, best known for her role as Kris Munroe in the television series 'Charlie's Angels'.

  • Parvin Dabas
    Parvin Dabas (1974)

    Indian film actor who has appeared in Bollywood movies.

  • Jennifer Saunders
    Jennifer Saunders (1958)

    Jennifer saunders is a british comedian, actress, and writer, best known for co-creating and starring in the tv series absolutely fabulous.

  • Mylène Jampanoï
    Mylène Jampanoï (1980)

    French actress, born to a french breton father and chinese mother.

  • Richard Simmons
    Richard Simmons (1948)

    American guru in multimillion-dollar industry of diet and fitness.

  • Aure Atika
    Aure Atika (1970)

    Screenwriter and director of a portuguese-french film star.

  • Milton Berle
    Milton Berle (1908)

    American comedian, whose most successful medium is tv.

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July 12th: who died on this date?

On July 12th the following celebrities died:

  • Kelly Preston
    Kelly Preston (2020)

    Kelly preston was an american actress known for her roles in movies suchjson as jerry maguire and twins.

  • Kenneth More
    Kenneth More (1982)

    British actor.

  • Harvey Pekar
    Harvey Pekar (2010)

    American comic book writer (born 1939).

  • Dara Singh
    Dara Singh (2012)

    Indian wrestler who later became a popular actor in Hindi cinema.

  • Rajendra Kumar
    Rajendra Kumar (1999)

    Actor and producer from pakistani-indian (d. 1999).

  • Gusti Huber
    Gusti Huber (1993)

    Mother of bibi, dies at 78 from heart failure.

  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt (1944)

    American politician and business leader who received the medal of honor.

  • Lon Chaney
    Lon Chaney (1973)


  • Ryer Lam (2015)

    Ryer Lam was a brilliant mathematician who made significant contributions to the field of cryptography and data security.

  • Dula Khan (2015)

    Famous singer-songwriter in the pop music industry.

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

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

Cancer zodiac sign

July 12th: what is special about the Cancer sign?

The Cancer sign encompasses people born between June 21st and July 22nd.

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

If you're a Cancer born in July discover why July born are so special.


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

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

  • Jul 12, 1933: US Congress establishes the first minimum wage law at 33 cents per hour.
  • Jul 12, 1935: Belgium recognizes Soviet Union
  • Jul 12, 1945: Cubs stop Braves Tommy Holmes modern-day NL hitting streak at 37 games
  • Jul 12, 1960: Congo, Chad and Central African Republic declare independence
  • Jul 12, 1966: 10.51 (26.70 cm) of rainfall, Sandusky Ohio (state record)
  • Jul 12, 1977: 1st free flight test of space shuttle Enterprise
  • Jul 12, 1981: Debbie Austin wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
  • Jul 12, 1985: STS 51-F launch scrubbed at T -3s because of main engine shutdown
  • Jul 12, 1990: Les Miserables, opens at National Theatre, Washington
  • Jul 12, 1994: 65th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 7-8 at 3 Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh
  • Jul 12, 1995: The House Banking Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy hears from Harvey Stack (New York coin dealer), David Ganz (ANA President), and Alan Stahl (American Numismatic Society curator) on abuses in the commemorative coin programs. Stack suggests the US Mint strike a series of circulating commemorative coins honoring the first 13 states, followed by coins for the remaining states, similar to the Canada 125 program of 25-cent coins for each province.
  • Jul 12, 2008: Mid America Auctions in Monterey, California sells a 1915 Cyclone Board Track Racer motorcycle at a record US$520,000 during the Inaugural Monterey Motorcycle Auction.

What day of the year is July 12th?

July 12th marks the 193rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 194th in case of leap years).

There are 172 days remaining until the end of the year.

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