What Happened on October 12, 2017

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Long-lost bust of Napoleon by Auguste Rodin confirmed found in Madison borough hall, New Jersey, worth at least $4m

  • Plague outbreak in Madagascar kills 57, with 684 cases so far reported by WHO

Famous Deaths

  • Grape-kun, a Humbolt penguin from Tobu Zoo, who gained fame from the anime series "Kemono Friends", dies aged 21 (Miyashiro, Saitama Prefecture, Japan).

About October 12, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bodak Yellow (Money Moves) - Cardi B
  • UK #1 Song: Rockstar - Post Malone Ft. 21 Savage