Friday October 12, 1979
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

October 12, 1979: Day of the Week

October 12, 1979 was the 285th day of the year 1979 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 80 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

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

A person born on this day will be 44 years old today. If that same person saved a Dime every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $1,523.00 today.

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Here’s the October 1979 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1979 calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).

October 12, 1979 Historical Event(s)

1979
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, the first of five books in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy comedy science fiction series by Douglas Adams is published.
1979
The lowest recorded non-tornadic atmospheric pressure, 87.0 kPa (870 mbar or 25.69 inHg), occurred in the Western Pacific during Typhoon Tip.

Who were born on October 12, 1979?

1979
Jordan Pundik, American singer (New Found Glory)
1979
Steven Agnew, Northern Irish politician

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