On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles E Brady Jr, Pinehurst NC, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 78)
  • Hector Rodriguez, Cuba, lightweight judo (Olympic gold 1976)
  • Willie Horton, American murderer and rapist
1951 Highlights

About August 12, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo