September 12th: What is special about this date?

September 12th marks the 255th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 256th in case of leap years). There are 110 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on September 12th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to September 12th and what happened on September 12th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about September 12th.


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

On September 12th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Jennifer Hudson
    Jennifer Hudson (1981)

    Jennifer hudson is an american actress and singer known for her powerful vocals and her breakout role in the film dreamgirls, for which she...

  • Paul Walker
    Paul Walker (1973)

    Paul walker was an american actor known for his role in the fast and furious film series.

  • Mylène Farmer
    Mylène Farmer (1961)

    Canadian-french actress and singer-songwriter.

  • Barry White
    Barry White (1944)

    American musician.

  • Emmy Rossum
    Emmy Rossum (1986)

    Emmy Rossum is a talented actress known for her roles in movies and TV shows such as 'The Phantom of the Opera' and 'Shameless'.

  • Leslie Cheung
    Leslie Cheung (1956)

    Hong Kong singer and actor who achieved fame in Asia and internationally.

  • Ian Holm
    Ian Holm (1931)

    Versatile British actor known for his roles in 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Alien.

  • Joe Pantoliano
    Joe Pantoliano (1951)

    Jersey city, new jersey -- actor (finelli boys, fugitive).

  • Jean Le Poulain
    Jean Le Poulain (1924)

    French actor.

  • Alfie Allen
    Alfie Allen (1986)

    Alfie allen is a british tv actor known for his role as theon greyjoy in the popular tv series game of thrones.

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September 12th: who died on this date?

On September 12th the following celebrities died:

  • Raymond Burr
    Raymond Burr (1993)

    Raymond Burr was a Canadian-American actor who also served as a politician in California.

  • Johnny Cash
    Johnny Cash (2003)

    American singer, guitarist and country-western singer.

  • Anthony Perkins
    Anthony Perkins (1992)

    American actor, best known for portraying norman bates in alfred hitchcock’s 1960 film psycho (born 1932).

  • Jeremy Brett
    Jeremy Brett (1995)

    Actor (sherlock holmes and freddie-my fair lady).

  • Tom Ewell
    Tom Ewell (1994)

    American actor and singer.

  • Victor Wong
    Victor Wong (2001)

    Chinese-american actor (born 1927).

  • Jaima Targaryen (2020)

    Jaima Targaryen was a former Prime Minister known for her progressive policies and charismatic leadership.

  • Pavle Ivanović (2014)

    Prominent physicist known for his research in quantum mechanics.

  • David Foster Wallace (2008)

    American author known for his innovative and complex novels, including 'Infinite Jest'.

  • Aronda Nyakairima (2015)

    Ugandan general and politician (b. 1959).

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

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

Virgo zodiac sign

September 12th: what is special about the Virgo sign?

The Virgo sign encompasses people born between August 23rd and September 22nd.

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

If you're a Virgo born in September discover why September born are so special.


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

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

  • Sep 12, 1906: The Newport Transporter Bridge is opened in Newport, South Wales by Viscount Tredegar.
  • Sep 12, 1920: 7th Olympic games close in Antwerp Belgium
  • Sep 12, 1940: 4 teens, following their dog down a hole near Lascaux France discover 17,000-year-old drawings now known as Lascaux Cave Paintings
  • Sep 12, 1941: 1st German ship in WWII captured by US ship
  • Sep 12, 1949: Theodor Heuss elected 1st President / Conrad Adenauer 1st Prime Minister of German FR
  • Sep 12, 1955: KNTV TV channel 11 in San Jose, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 12, 1963: WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 12, 1968: Albania announces it is withdrawing from the Warsaw Pact
  • Sep 12, 2009: In Antananarivo, Madagascar, police disperse small groups that are opposed to Andry Rajoelina's administration.
  • Sep 12, 2012: Civil war in Syria
  • Sep 12, 2016: Conflict in Moro: Three Filipino fishermen were allegedly taken from their trawler by Abu Sayyaf, a Filipino national, off the Malaysian island of Sabah.
  • Sep 12, 2017: 2016 United States Presidential Election: Hillary Clinton publishes What Happened, a memoir of her recent presidential campaign. Clinton suggested that she might not run for the presidency again in 2020.

What day of the year is September 12th?

September 12th marks the 255th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 256th in case of leap years).

There are 110 days remaining until the end of the year.

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


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