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 22 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.
Brazilian Valentine's Day
Find out how Brazil’s culture has influenced a more intimate kind of Valentine's Day.
Chaco Armistice Day
Chaco Armistice Day is observed annually in Paraguay to commemorate the Chaco War against Bolivia.
Child Labor Day
Help us this World Day Against Child Labor to raise awareness about child labor.
Columbia Corpus Christi Holiday
Colombia Corpus Christi is a day to celebrate the body of Christ.
Corpus Christi in Colombia
Let’s celebrate Corpus Christi, a celebration that honors the divine presence of Jesus Christ.
National Button Battery Awareness Day
National Button Battery Awareness Day remembers baby Reese, who died from swallowing a button battery.
National Dane Day
Do you know someone named Dane? Give him a call and start celebrating his day!
National Esther Day
Do you know someone named Esther? Don't miss celebrating their special day.
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.
Raggedy Ann and Andy Day
While Raggedy Andy is popular, he never became as famous as Raggedy Ann!
Learn about Russia’s Independence Day, its new meaning, and what the citizens think of it.
White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg
Dive into one of Russia’s most significant cultural celebrations and learn about its history.