We have 20 holidays listed for May 12.
May 12th is the 132nd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day more than 69,000 people were killed in a massive earthquake in Sichuan, China; then President Jimmy Carter became the first U.S. President to visit Cuba after the Castro revolution, and the Duke and Duchess of York were crowned King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in a ceremony at Westminster Abbey. Famous May 12th birthdays include Florence Nightingale, Katherine Hepburn, and comedian George Carlin. Today is National Limerick Day and World Migratory Bird Day.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Day
Stand in solidarity and show your support for people battling Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
People suffering from fibromyalgia either go undiagnosed for years or are misdiagnosed.
International Awareness Day for Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases
Join the movement to raise awareness about Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases.
International Day of Plant Health
Keeping our plants healthy is crucial to keeping ourselves healthy. Learn more!
International Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Awareness Day
This mysterious disease is a global concern — we need to get to the bottom of it.
Mothers at the Wall Day
It's time to give your mother a warm hug to express gratitude for her unwavering love.
National Anthony Day
This National Anthony Day, learn more about America’s 49th most common name.
National Hospital Day
Learn all about the history of National Hospital Day and important reasons to prioritize your health.
National Mental Health Provider Appreciation Day
A note of thanks to all mental health providers who help us lead a better life.
National Nutty Fudge Day
Grab a plate and your mixing bowls; it’s time to celebrate National Nutty Fudge Day.
National Tampon Day
We’re about to break the silence and dispel some of the most common menstrual myths.
National Veal Ban Action Day
Put down your forks. We’re fighting for animal rights this National Veal Ban Action Day.
National YA DIG Day
Be yourself and acknowledge your growth because you’re destined for greatness this National YA DIG Day!
World Topiary Day
Let’s celebrate the shaped shrubs and switch the trend from everything cake to everything topiary.