October 12th, 2021

October 12th, 2021, will fall on a Tuesday. It will be day 285 of 2021. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 8 months and 26 days will pass between now and October 12th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 41 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1633993200.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 12th, 2021, 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, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 12th, 2021 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.

  • If your baby is due on October 12th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 2nd of January, 2021. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on October 12th, 2021, will be due on the 22nd of July, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

12th of October

Events that have occurred on the 12th of October:

  • October 12th, 1492: Christopher Columbus discovers The Americas.
  • October 12th, 1961: New Zealand abolishes the death penalty.
  • October 12th, 1964: American socialite Mary Pinchot Meyer is murdered in Washington D.C.
  • October 12th, 1984: The Brighton hotel bombing occurs when the Provisional IRA attempt to assassinate British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
  • October 12th, 1998: American student Matthew Shepard passes away after being tortured and left to die in a field in Wyoming. The case receives widespread media attention as it is considered by many to be a hate crime.
  • October 12th, 2000: A suicide attack is launched against the USS Cole. 17 people are killed.
  • October 12th, 2002: 202 people are killed on the Indonesian island of Bali when an Islamist group detonates three bombs in the tourist district of Kuta.
  • October 12th, 1979: Magic Johnson makes his NBA debut for the LA Lakers.
  • October 12th, 1985: Musician Ricky Wilson dies from AIDS.
  • October 12th, 1995: Rapper Tupac Shakur is released from prison.
  • October 12th, 1999: NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain passes away from heart failure at the age of 63.
  • October 12th, 2012: Reddit "troll" Violentacrez is unmasked by Gawker as Michael Brutsch.
  • October 12th, 2012: The movie Argo (2012) is released.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 12th, 2021.

  • 270 days will pass between now and then.
  • 23,324,400 seconds will pass between now and October 12th, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 27,211,800 times.
  • Between now and October 12th, 2021, earth will travel approximately 12,035,390,400 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 3,887,400 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 2,005,898 steps. That's about 892 miles!
  • 279,893 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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