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Sunday February 12, 2017

February 12: Day of the Week

February 12, 2017 was the 43rd day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 322 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

February 12 Historical Event(s)

  • 1689
    The Convention Parliament declares that the flight to France in 1688 by James II, the last Roman Catholic British monarch, constitutes an abdication.
  • 1825
    The Creek cede the last of their lands in Georgia to the United States government by the Treaty of Indian Springs, and migrate west.
  • 1894
    Anarchist Émile Henry hurls a bomb into Paris’s Cafe Terminus, killing one and wounding 20.
  • 1909
    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is founded.
  • 1934
    In Spain the national council of Juntas de Ofensiva Nacional-Sindicalista decides to merge the movement with the Falange Española.
  • 1968
    Phong Nhi and Phong Nhat massacre.
  • 1999
    President Bill Clinton is acquitted by the United States Senate in his impeachment trial.
  • 2001
    NEAR Shoemaker spacecraft touchdown in the “saddle” region of 433 Eros becoming the first spacecraft to land on an asteroid.
  • 2002
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Horse in Chinese astrology.
  • 2002
    The trial of former President of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Milošević begins at the United Nations war crimes tribunal in The Hague. He dies four years later before its conclusion.

Who were born on February 12?

  • 1900
    Roger J. Traynor, American judge (d. 1983)
  • 1904
    Ted Mack, American television host (d. 1976)
  • 1930
    John Doyle, Irish hurler
  • 1936
    Joe Don Baker, American actor
  • 1949
    Joaquín Sabina, Spanish singer and songwriter
  • 1955
    Chet Lemon, American baseball player
  • 1959
    Dan Puric, Romanian actor, director and writer
  • 1967
    Chris McKinstry, Canadian computer scientist
  • 1979
    Richard Barnwell, English footballer
  • 1984
    Peter Vanderkaay, American swimmer

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