On This Day: February 12th
This is 43rd day of the year and 323 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—17 Shevat 5780
- Chinese calendar—the 19th day of the 1st month of 4718 (Geng Zi)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
Yugoslavian ex-president Slobodan Milosevic went on trial for war crimes.
Bill Russellbasketball player
Cotton Matherclergyman and writer
John L. Lewislabor leader
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.