May 12, 1955: Day of the Week
May 12, 1955 was the 132nd day of the year 1955 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 233 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 68 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $239.50 today.
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Here’s the May 1955 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1955 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
May 12, 1955 Historical Event(s)
- 1955Austria regains its independence as the Allied occupation following World War II ends.
- 1955Nineteen days after bus workers went on strike in Singapore, rioting breaks out and seriously impacts Singapore’s bid for independence.
Who was born on May 12, 1955?
- 1955Kix Brooks, American country singer (Brooks & Dunn)
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