May 12, 1937

May 12, 1937, was a Wednesday. It was 87 years and 17 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.


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This date was 31,794 days ago. Approximately 1,060 months have passed. It was the 132nd day of 1937, in week 19. The decade was the 1930s. People born on this day are currently 87 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. We have gone through approximately 353 seasons of weather since this date.


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News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on May 12, 1937.

  • The Great Depression.

    The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression was occurring during this period of time.

Personality traits

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 12, 1937, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1937 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 12, 1937 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on May 12, 1937

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1937:

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1937

Toys and games that were popular in 1937:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on May 12, 1937?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1937.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out May 12, 1943, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on May 12.

Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale

Historical figure Deceased
Born on May 12, 1820
She was not alive on this date.

Tony Hawk

Tony Hawk

Born on May 12, 1968
He was born exactly 31 years after this date.

Jonah Lomu

Jonah Lomu

Rugby player Deceased
Born on May 12, 1975
He was born exactly 38 years after this date.

Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak

UK Prime Minister
Born on May 12, 1980
He was born exactly 43 years after this date.

Rami Malek

Rami Malek

Born on May 12, 1981
He was born exactly 44 years after this date.



Brazilian soccer player
Born on May 12, 1988
He was born exactly 51 years after this date.



American YouTuber Deceased
Born on May 12, 1990
He was born exactly 53 years after this date.

Sawyer Sweeten

Sawyer Sweeten

Child actor Deceased
Born on May 12, 1995
He was born exactly 58 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on May 12, 1937.


UK Prime Minister

Stanley Baldwin was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on May 12, 1937 was most likely conceived around August 19, 1936.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 12, 1937 is close to February 2, 1938.

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Stats for May 12, 1937


Here are some interesting statistics about May 12, 1937:

  • 31,794 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,542 weeks have passed.
  • 2,747,001,600 seconds have passed since May 12, 1937.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,204,835,200 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,417,452,825,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 457,833,600 times.
  • You have taken approximately 236,242,138 steps. That's roughly 104,997 miles.
  • 32,964,019 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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