September 12: Day of the Week
September 12, 2019 is the 255th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 110 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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September 12 Historical Event(s)
- 372Sixteen Kingdoms: Jin Xiaowudi, age 10, succeeds his father Jin Jianwendi as Emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty.
- 1683Austro-Ottoman War: Battle of Vienna – several European armies join forces to defeat the Ottoman Empire.
- 1848Switzerland becomes a Federal state.
- 1906The Newport Transporter Bridge is opened in Newport, South Wales by Viscount Tredegar.
- 1919Adolf Hitler joins the German Workers Party.
- 1958Jack Kilby demonstrates the first integrated circuit.
- 1966Gemini 11, the penultimate mission of NASA’s Gemini program, and the current human altitude record holder (except for the Apollo lunar missions)
- 1979Indonesia is hit with an earthquake that measures 8.1 on the Richter scale.
- 1983The USSR vetoes a UN Security Council Resolution deploring the Soviet shooting down of a Korean civilian jetliner on September 1.
- 2008The 2008 Chatsworth train collision in Los Angeles between a Metrolink commuter train and a Union Pacific freight train kills 25 people.
Who were born on September 12?
- 1812Sir Edward Creasy, English historian (d. 1878)
- 1927Mathé Altéry, French singer
- 1942Tomás Marco, Spanish/Basque composer
- 1943Maria Muldaur, American singer
- 1951Norm Dubé, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1952Neil Peart, Canadian drummer, lyricist and author (Rush)
- 1958Wilfredo Benitez, American boxer
- 1972Sidney, Brazilian footballer
- 1974Caroline Aigle, French fighter pilot (d. 2007)
- 1989Andrew Luck, American football player
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