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Tuesday February 12, 2019

February 12: Day of the Week

February 12, 2019 was the 43rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 322 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.

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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.

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February 12 Historical Event(s)

  • 1429
    English forces under Sir John Fastolf defend a supply convoy carrying rations to the army besieging Orleans from attack by the Comte de Clermont and Sir John Stewart of Darnley in the Battle of Rouvray (also known as the Battle of the Herrings).
  • 1554
    A year after claiming the throne of England for nine days, Lady Jane Grey is beheaded for treason.
  • 1689
    The Convention Parliament declares that the flight to France in 1688 by James II, the last Roman Catholic British monarch, constitutes an abdication.
  • 1909
    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is founded.
  • 1946
    World War II: Operation Deadlight ends after scuttling 121 of 154 captured U-boats.
  • 1956
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Monkey in Chinese astrology.
  • 1961
    U.S.S.R. launches Venera 1 towards Venus.
  • 1994
    Four men break into the National Gallery of Norway and steal Edward Munch’s iconic painting The Scream.
  • 2001
    NEAR Shoemaker spacecraft touchdown in the “saddle” region of 433 Eros becoming the first spacecraft to land on an asteroid.
  • 2002
    An Iran Air Tours Tupolev Tu-154 crashes in the mountains outside Khorramabad, Iran while descending for a landing at Khorramabad Airport, killing 119.

Who were born on February 12?

  • 1665
    Rudolf Jakob Camerarius, German botanist and physician (d. 1721)
  • 1728
    Étienne-Louis Boullée, French architect (d. 1799)
  • 1788
    Carl Reichenbach, German chemist and philosopher (d. 1869)
  • 1907
    Clifton C. Edom, American photojournalism educator (d. 1991)
  • 1946
    Jean Eyeghe Ndong, Prime Minister of Gabon
  • 1967
    Chris McKinstry, Canadian computer scientist
  • 1972
    Ajay Naidu, Indian-American actor
  • 1972
    Sophie Zelmani, Swedish singer/songwriter
  • 1978
    Gethin Jones, Welsh television presenter
  • 1986
    Diego Ângelo, Brazilian footballer

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