12th of May, 1820

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 12th of May, 1820, fell on a Friday.
  • Born on this exact date: Florence Nightingale: Historical figure.
  • Decade: 1820s.
  • 199 years, 3 months and 8 days have passed since the 12th of May, 1820.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1820.
  • Day 133 of 1820.
  • Leap Year: 1820 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1820 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 12th of May, 1820 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • American Format: 05-12-1820 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1820-05-12. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "18200512" are easier to sort.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • James Monroe was the President of the United States on the 12th of May, 1820.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of May, 1820 was probably conceived around the 3rd of August, 1819. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of May, 1820 is the 19th of February, 1821. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 12th of May:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 12th of May:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of May, 1820.

  • 72,782 days have passed since this date.
  • 6,288,361,200 seconds have passed since the 12th of May, 1820.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 7,336,421,400 times.
  • Since the 12th of May, 1820, earth has travelled approximately 3,244,794,379,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 1,048,060,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 540,799,063 steps. That's about 240,355 miles!
  • Since this date, 75,460,334 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


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