May 12th is the day we officially celebrate Nutty Fudge Day and Limerick Day.
Welcome to the 132nd day of the year! We’re gradually getting through the year, but we still have another 233 days until we reach the new year.
If you were born on May 12th, your zodiac sign is Taurus.
May 12 has a special place in history for advancing humankind, but was also a tragic day that suffered war and devastating disasters. Here you can find interesting facts and historical events that happened on this day.
Did you know that on this day in 1902, 140,000 miners went on strike in Pennsylvania? The miners received a 10% raise and work day reduction from 10 to 9 hours a day.
Keep reading for more facts about May 12th in history!
What Happened On May 12 In History?
The US Commerce Department decided that hurricane names will no longer be only female.
Originally starting as a one day holiday, National Hospital Day turned into a week long holiday in which to educate the public about medical care. The original day was celebrated on what would have been Florence Nightingale's 101st birthday.
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