We have 19 holidays listed for October 12.
October 12th is the 285th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day 51 people were killed after a truck veered off of a cliff in Peru; Japan's former Prime Minister Tanaka Kakuei was found guilty of taking a $2 million bribe from the Lockheed Corporation, and a huge forest fire killed 453 people in Minnesota. Famous October 12th birthdays include Luciano Pavarotti and track and field star Marion Jones. Today is National Coaches Day and National Farmers Day.
Day of Respect For Cultural Diversity
Join us as we honor and celebrate cultures from all over the world.
Equatorial Guinea Independence Day
Join us as we get ready to celebrate Equatorial Guinea Independence Day!
Harry Potter Book Day
Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles to celebrate this memorable day with us!
Indigenous Resistance Day
Today is an excellent opportunity to listen to indigenous communities and learn something new.
Mexico: Day of the Pluricultural Nation
The beauty of Mexico lies in its diversity and rich culture that came along with unity.
National Freethought Day
The ability to form rational thoughts is one of the defining traits of being human.
National Gumbo Day
It’s a time to appreciate this heavily seasoned, savory state dish of Louisiana.
National Pulled Pork Day
Pork. Cooked. Slowly. Celebrate this classic Texas-style dish, and bring along your favorite barbecue sauce!
National Savings Day
There are lots of easier ways to save in order to bring your dreams within reach.
National Vermont Day
Explore the vast history, alluring mountains, and prolific culture of Vermont with your loved ones today.
Spain Hispanic Day
Join us as we get ready to learn more about and celebrate Spain Hispanic Day.
Uruguay Day of Cultural Diversity/Day of the Races
A day of acknowledgment, respect, and dignity for Latin American native people.