12th of May, 1956

The 12th of May, 1956, fell on a Saturday. Day 133 of 1956. Decade: 1950s.

63 years, 8 months and 9 days have passed since the 12th of May, 1956.



Fictional Date

The 12th of May, 1956 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • Homer Simpson is born.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 63 years, 8 months and 9 days have passed since the 12th of May, 1956.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1956.
  • Leap Year: 1956 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 12th of May, 1956, will be 63 years of age.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 12th of May, 1956, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1956 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 12th of May, 1956 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 12th of May, 1956.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of May, 1956 was probably conceived around the 3rd of August, 1955. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of May, 1956 is the 19th of February, 1957. (Rough Estimate).

12th of May

Events that have occurred on the 12th of May:

  • 12th of May, 1932: The "Lindbergh Baby", Charles Lindbergh Jr., is found dead in Hopewell, New Jersey
  • 12th of May, 1981: Provisional IRA hunger striker Francis Hughes dies in prison.
  • 12th of May, 1989: The San Bernardino train disaster kills four people.
  • 12th of May, 1989: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) is released in cinemas.
  • 12th of May, 2008: An 8.0 magnitude earthquake results in nearly 70,000 deaths in Sichuan, China
  • 12th of May, 2015: 8 people are killed after a train derails in Port Richmond, Philadelphia.
  • 12th of May, 1979: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Manchester United 3-2. Alan Sunderland scores a late 88th minute winner.
  • 12th of May, 1986: Top Gun (1986) is released.
  • 12th of May, 1993: The last episode of "The Wonder Years" is aired.
  • 12th of May, 2001: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after two late goals from Michael Owen helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Arsenal.
  • 12th of May, 2014: Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacks her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City.
  • 12th of May, 2017: Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
  • 12th of May, 2019: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of May, 1956.

  • 23,262 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,009,840,400 seconds have passed since the 12th of May, 1956.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,344,813,800 times.
  • Since the 12th of May, 1956, earth has travelled approximately 1,037,077,646,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 334,973,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 172,846,274 steps. That's about 76,821 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,118,085 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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