May 12th, 1955

May 12th, 1955, fell on a Thursday. Day 132 of 1955. Decade: 1950s.

65 years, 0 months and 22 days have passed since May 12th, 1955.



Fictional Date

May 12th, 1955 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • The birth date of Homer Simpson.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 65 years, 0 months and 22 days have passed since May 12th, 1955.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1955.
  • Leap Year: 1955 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 12th, 1955, will be 65 years of age.
  • People born in 1955 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 12th, 1955:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 12th, 1955, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1955 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 12th, 1955 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

1955 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1955.

"Father Knows Best" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1955 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1955:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on May 12th, 1955.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 12th, 1955 was probably conceived around the 2nd of August, 1954. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 12th, 1955 is the 19th of February, 1956. (Rough Estimate).

12th of May

Events that have occurred on the 12th of May:

  • May 12th, 1932: The "Lindbergh Baby", Charles Lindbergh Jr., is found dead in Hopewell, New Jersey
  • May 12th, 1981: Provisional IRA hunger striker Francis Hughes dies in prison.
  • May 12th, 1989: The San Bernardino train disaster kills four people.
  • May 12th, 1989: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) is released in cinemas.
  • May 12th, 2008: An 8.0 magnitude earthquake results in nearly 70,000 deaths in Sichuan, China
  • May 12th, 2015: 8 people are killed after a train derails in Port Richmond, Philadelphia.
  • May 12th, 1959: Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher are married a year after they started an extramarital affair.
  • May 12th, 1974: The Boston Celtics win the 1974 NBA Finals after they defeat the Milwaukee Bucks 4-3.
  • May 12th, 1976: Football: Bayern Munich win the European Cup after defeating Saint-Etienne 1-0.
  • May 12th, 1979: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Manchester United 3-2. Alan Sunderland scores a late 88th minute winner.
  • May 12th, 1986: Top Gun (1986) is released.
  • May 12th, 1992: Actor Robert Reed, who portrayed the father Mike Brady in The Brady Bunch, passes away due to AIDS.
  • May 12th, 1993: The last episode of "The Wonder Years" is aired.
  • May 12th, 2001: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after two late goals from Michael Owen helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Arsenal.
  • May 12th, 2014: Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacks her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City.
  • May 12th, 2017: Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
  • May 12th, 2019: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 12th, 1955.

  • 23,764 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,053,209,600 seconds have passed since the May 12th, 1955.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,395,411,200 times.
  • Since May 12th, 1955, earth has travelled approximately 1,059,456,153,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 342,201,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 176,576,026 steps. That's about 78,478 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,638,515 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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