12th of August, 1950

The 12th of August, 1950, fell on a Saturday. Day 224 of 1950. Decade: 1950s.

69 years, 7 months and 27 days have passed since the 12th of August, 1950.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 12th of August, 1950:

  • 75 US prisoners of war are executed by North Korean forces.


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 12th of August, 1950.

  • Korean War.

    During this period of time, the Korean War was being fought between South Korea and North Korea.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 69 years, 7 months and 27 days have passed since the 12th of August, 1950.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1950.
  • Leap Year: 1950 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 12th of August, 1950, will be 69 years of age.
  • People born in 1950 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 12th of August, 1950:

  • 17th of August, 1950: Hill 303 massacre: 41 American Prisoners of War are shot to death by the North Korean Army.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 12th of August, 1950, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1950 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 12th of August, 1950 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

1950 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1950.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on the 12th of August, 1950.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of August, 1950 was probably conceived around the 2nd of November, 1949. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of August, 1950 is the 22nd of May, 1951. (Rough Estimate).

12th of August

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of August, 1950.

  • 25,442 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,198,188,800 seconds have passed since the 12th of August, 1950.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,564,553,600 times.
  • Since the 12th of August, 1950, earth has travelled approximately 1,134,265,420,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 366,364,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 189,044,237 steps. That's about 84,020 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,378,266 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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