April 12 holidays in 2018
Grilled Cheese Day
Al Isra' wal Miraj
International Day of Human Space Flight
April 12 2017 holidays
April 12 2019 holidays
Historical Events on April 12
The North Carolina Provincial Congress authorizes its delegation to vote for independence from Great Britain.
The magazine of Fort Ricasoli is blown up by mutineers, thereby ending the Froberg Mutiny.
The Broughton Suspension Bridge in Manchester, England collapse when soldiers march on it.
In Charleston Harbor in South Carolina, the American Civil War officially begins when Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
The Andrews Raid begins during the American Civil War.
At the Battle of Fort Pillow during the American Civil War, most of the African-American soldiers that surrendered were killed by Confederate forces.
During the American Civil War, the Union Army seizes Mobile, Alabama.
Vimy Ridge is seized from the Germans by Canadian forces during World War I.
S Vice President Harry Truman becomes the President of the United States when President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies in office.
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Army led by General William H. Simpson reaches Tangermunde – which is just fifty miles away from Berlin.
The polio vaccine is declared safe.
A Soviet K-8 submarine sinks in the Bay of Biscay just 4-days after a fire erupted on board. This submarine was carrying 4 nuclear-armed torpedoes.
The Space Shuttle Columbia is launched during the STS-1 Mission.
The Euro Disney Resort and Euro Disneyland open up. Its name would eventually be changed to Disneyland Paris.
In a civil lawsuit, U.S President Bill Clinton is cited for contempt of court. He would later be given a fine and disbarred.
Famous Birthdays on April 12
American author and historian, Tom Clancy is born in
American businessman Woody Johnson is born in
American actor Dan Lauria is born in
American comedian and TV talk show host, David Letterman is born in
American actor Nicholas Brendon is born in
American actress Shannen Doherty is born in
Australian actress Belinda Emmett is born in
American actress Marley Shelton is born in
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