February 12th holidays

February 12 is the 43rd day of the Gregorian calendar. Isabella I outlawed Islam in the Crown of Castile; thieves steal Edvard Munch’s painting, “The Scream” from the National Gallery of Norway. San Francisco issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Famous birthdays include Abraham Lincoln and Christina Ricci. It’s National Clean Out Your Computer Day.

We have 4 holidays listed for February 12.


Abraham Lincoln's Birthday

We look back at some remarkable moments in the life of Abraham Lincoln.


Darwin Day

There’s a lot to be grateful about for Darwin and his research!


National Freedom to Marry Day

We've come a long way, but normalization of same-sex marriage is still not over.


National Plum Pudding Day

Did you know plum pudding contains no plums?