October 12th, 1492

October 12th, 1492, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 286 of 1492. The decade was the 1490s.

527 years, 9 months and 23 days have passed since October 12th, 1492.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 12th, 1492:

  • Christopher Columbus discovers The Americas.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 527 years, 9 months and 23 days have passed since October 12th, 1492.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1492.
  • Leap Year: 1492 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 12th, 1492, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1492 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 12th, 1492 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 12th, 1492 was probably conceived around the 3rd of January, 1492. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 12th, 1492 is the 22nd of July, 1493. (Rough Estimate).

Videos

Here are some Youtube videos relating to October 12th, 1492. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


NB: If a video is blank, click on the button above to view the next one...

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 12th, 1492.

  • 192,780 days have passed since this date.
  • 16,656,186,879 seconds have passed since the October 12th, 1492.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 19,432,218,026 times.
  • Since October 12th, 1492, earth has travelled approximately 8,594,592,429,564 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 2,776,031,147 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,432,432,072 steps. That's about 636,636 miles!
  • Since this date, 199,874,243 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Random Dates

A list of random dates that you might be interested in:


Previous Day
11th of October, 1492