On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 2005

Historical Events

  • The second Chinese human spaceflight Shenzhou 6 launched carrying Fèi Jùnlóng and Niè Hǎishèng for five days in orbit.

Famous Deaths

  • C. Delores Tucker, American politician and civil rights activist (b. 1927)
2005 Highlights

About October 12, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra