On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine "Cat" Yronwode, American writer and editor-in-chief (Eclipse Comics), born in San Francisco, California
  • Michael Ignatieff, Canadian politician (Leader of the Liberal Party), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Micheline Lanctôt, American film actor, director and screenwriter, born in Frelighsburg, Quebec
1947 Highlights

About May 12, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus