March 12th: What is special about this date?

March 12th marks the 71st day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 72nd in case of leap years). There are 294 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on March 12th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to March 12th and what happened on March 12th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about March 12th.


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

On March 12th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Barbara Feldon
    Barbara Feldon (1932)

    Barbara feldon is an american actress and model best known for her role as agent 99 in the television series get smart.

  • Jaimie Alexander
    Jaimie Alexander (1984)

    Jaimie alexander is an american actress known for her role as lady sif in the marvel cinematic universe.

  • Courtney B. Vance
    Courtney B. Vance (1960)

    Courtney b. vance is an american actor known for his roles in movies and tv shows such as the people v. o.j.

  • Ron Jeremy
    Ron Jeremy (1953)

    American entertainer, most famous as a porn star.

  • Al Jarreau
    Al Jarreau (1940)

    American jazz singer.

  • Jessie Matthews
    Jessie Matthews (1907)

    Jessie matthews was a british actress and singer known for her performances in musical films and stage productions during the 1920s and...

  • Marlon Jackson
    Marlon Jackson (1957)

    American musician and singer (the jackson 5).

  • Gordon MacRae
    Gordon MacRae (1921)

    American singer and actor, who was a well-known musical comedy star in the 1950s.

  • Jason Beghe
    Jason Beghe (1960)

    American actor and critic.

  • Googie Withers
    Googie Withers (1917)

    Karachi, india -- actress (1 our aircraft is lost).

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March 12th: who died on this date?

On March 12th the following celebrities died:

  • John Cazale
    John Cazale (1978)

    Actor (dog day afternoon, deer hunter), dies at 41.

  • Lynne Thigpen
    Lynne Thigpen (2003)

    Talented American actress known for her roles in various films and television shows.

  • Belinda Lee
    Belinda Lee (1961)

    An english actress who is often portrayed as a "sexy blonde" in supporting roles in benny hill's film "who done it?" (1956).

  • Maurice Evans
    Maurice Evans (1989)

    English screenwriter and producer of actors (d. 1989).

  • Josephine Hull
    Josephine Hull (1957)

    American actress and director (d.57).

  • Terry Pratchett (2015)

    Terry Pratchett was a renowned British author known for his Discworld fantasy series.

  • Charlie Parker (1955)

    An American jazz saxophonist and composer, considered one of the greatest and most influential figures in the history of jazz.

  • George Westinghouse (1914)

    American inventor, entrepreneur and manufacturing genius.

  • See all famous people who died on March 12th


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

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

Pisces zodiac sign

March 12th: what is special about the Pisces sign?

The Pisces sign encompasses people born between February 19th and March 20th.

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

If you're a Pisces born in March discover why March born are so special.


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

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

  • Mar 12, 1913: Foundation stone of the Australian capitol in Canberra laid.
  • Mar 12, 1917: Stalin, Kamenev and Muranov arrive in Saint Petersburg.
  • Mar 12, 1922: Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan formed The Transcaucasian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic
  • Mar 12, 1930: Stella Walsh sets record for the 220-yard dash (26.1 seconds).
  • Mar 12, 1943: Soviet troops liberate Wjasma.
  • Mar 12, 1962: Dutch Premier De Quay announces secret talks with Indonesia.
  • Mar 12, 1978: Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 metre (1:14.99).
  • Mar 12, 1982: PLO chief Yassar Arafat appears on Nightline
  • Mar 12, 1984: National Union of Mine Workers in England begin a 51 week strike
  • Mar 12, 1986: 210.25 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
  • Mar 12, 1991: 5th Soul Train Music Awards
  • Mar 12, 2013: Syrian civil war: 30 army deserters are killed by the Syrian Army in an ambush at Damascus Airport. (Reuters) The rebels have been captured by the Baba Amr district and the Syrian army has launched intensive air strikes against Homs.

What day of the year is March 12th?

March 12th marks the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 72nd in case of leap years).

There are 294 days remaining until the end of the year.

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