June 12th is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Al Capone is indicted on 5,000 counts of prohibition and perjury, Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life in prison in South Africa, and the city of Helsinki, Finland is founded by King Gustav I of Sweden. Famous birthdays include George H W Bush, David Rockefeller, Chris Young, Abbey Lee Kershaw, and Mark Henry. Today is National Loving Day.
We have 6 holidays listed for June 12.
National Loving Day
We celebrate love and the Supreme Court's 1967 decision to strike down laws banning interracial marriage.
National Jerky Day
Jerky is gaining popularity for the practical (and health) benefits of this meaty treat.
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
Cookie lovers and peanut butter lovers unite to celebrate National Peanut Butter Cookie Day.
National Red Rose Day
Go out and smell the roses, as we bring a new bloom to this timeless flower.
Philippines Independence Day
The Philippines, with more than 7,000 islands in the western Pacific, has made great strides.