On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Lawrence Hayward, English musician (Felt, Denim, Go Kart Mozart)
  • Mark Priest, New Zealand cricketer
  • Roy Hay, guitarist (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
1961 Highlights

About August 12, 1961

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo