History Hop Tags - 12th

12th - Notable Historical Events

Zachary TaylorNov 7, 1848

BradmanDec 14, 1928

Leo DiegelOct 6, 1929

Elizabeth RyanJul 7, 1934

Jimmy StewartMar 22, 1944

Louis St. LaurentNov 15, 1948

Betsy RawlsJun 29, 1957

Jane WyattJun 20, 1960

Jerry LewisSep 5, 1977

Dolly PartonOct 9, 1978

Bill ParcellsDec 15, 1982

Lionel RichieJan 28, 1985

Bill CosbyMar 13, 1986

Gilbert PerreaultOct 9, 1986

Dave StocktonJun 27, 1994

MadonnaSep 7, 1995

Puff DaddyFeb 27, 1998

Lance ArmstrongJul 18, 2004

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12th - Historical Events
Date Event
607-03-13

12th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet

1215-11-11

4th Lateran Council (12th ecumenical council) opens in Rome

1789-11-21

North Carolina ratifies constitution, becomes 12th US state

1804-06-15

12th amendment to the US constitution ratified; deals with regulating judicial power

1804-09-25

12th amendment to US constitution, regulating judicial power

1848-11-07

General Zachary Taylor elected as 12th President of US

1849-03-05

Zachary Taylor sworn in as 12th US president

1878-06-08

12th Belmont: L Hughes aboard Duke of Magenta wins in 2:43.5

1884-05-23

12th Preakness: S Fisher aboard Knight of Ellerslie wins in 2:39.5

1886-05-14

12th Kentucky Derby: Paul Duffy aboard Ben Ali wins in 2:36.50

1888-07-16

12th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Ernest Renshaw beats H Lawford (6-3 7-5 6-0)

1895-07-15

12th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Charlotte Sterry beats H Jackson (7-5 8-6)

1900-04-15

Exposition Universelle/World Fair opens in Paris (till 12th Nov)

1901-10-04

Columbia (US) beats Shamrock II (England) in 12th America's Cup

1904-06-11

Cubs' Bob Wicker no-hits NY Giants, wins in 12th on 1 hitter, 1-0

1906-06-29

12th US Golf Open: Alex Smith shoots a 295 at Onwentsia Club Ill

1908-04-20

12th Boston Marathon won by Tom Morrissey of NY in 2:25:43.2

1910-01-25

1st stumping by a 12th man in Tests (N C Tufnell, SAf v Eng)

1913-07-28

12th Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)

1914-09-05

- till the 12th Sept Battle of Marne (WWI) begins French and British forces prevent German forces advancing on Paris

1915-10-13

Boston Red Sox beat Philadelphia Phillies, 4 games to 1 in 12th World Series

1920-11-08

Baseball meeting to depose Ban Johnson is set for Nov 12th

1924-11-29

12th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeat Toronto Balmy Beach, 11-3

1928-07-26

Yanks score 11 runs in 12th beating Tigers 12-1

1928-12-14

2nd Test Cricket Australia v England starts with Bradman 12th man

1929-10-06

12th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Hillcrest CC Los Angeles

1934-07-07

Elizabeth Ryan wins her 12th Wimbledon doubles championship

1938-06-21

Baseball's Pinky Higgins gets 12th straight hit

1940-02-29

12th Academy Awards - "Gone with the Wind," Robert Donat & Vivien Leigh win

1940-03-31

Karelo-Finnish SSR becomes 12th Soviet republic (until 1956)

1941-07-25

Red Sox Lefty Grove becomes 12th to win 300 games (his last victory)

1941-08-08

20 divisions of Russian 6th/12th Army surrender at Oeman

1941-09-04

Yanks beat Red Sox 6-3 & clinch their 12th & earliest pennant

1942-11-03

12th day of battle at El Alamein: Scottish assault

1944-03-22

American movie star Jimmy Stewart flies his 12th combat mission, leading the 2nd Bomb Wing in an attack on Berlin

1944-06-12

British 12th airborne batallion and the 13th & 18th Hussars attack and capture Bréville

1944-07-11

12th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 7-1 at Forbes Field, Pittsburgh

1944-08-01

General Montgomery takes command of 12th & 21st army

1945-08-30

12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753)

1946-12-03

12th Heisman Trophy Award: Glenn Davis, Army (HB)

1948-04-11

12th Golf Masters Championship: Claude Harmon wins, shooting a 279

1948-11-15

Louis St. Laurent is sworn in as the 12th Prime Minister of Canada

1950-03-28

12th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: CCNY beats Bradley 71-68 NYC college becomes 1st to win NCAA & Natl Inv Basketball in same year

1951-09-29

S B Nicholson discovers 12th satellite of Jupiter

1952-08-27

Emil Zatopek wins 12th olympics marathon (2:23:03.2)

1957-06-09

First ascent of Broad Peak (the world's 12th highest mountain).

1957-06-29

12th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls

1957-10-05

12th Ryder Cup: Britain-Ireland win, 7½-4½ at Lindrick Golf Club (Rotherham, Yorkshire, England)

1958-04-12

12th NBA Championship: St Louis Hawks beat Bost Celtics, 4 games to 2

1958-04-13

12th Tony Awards: Sunrise at Campobello & Music Man win

1958-10-04

12th NHL All-Star Game: Montreal beat All-Stars 6-3 at Montreal

1960-06-20

12th Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Robert Stack & Jane Wyatt win

1962-02-16

Darius Milhaud's 12th Symphony, premieres

1965-04-07

Bevan Congdon makes a stumping as 12th man NZ v Pakistan

1966-06-12

Dave Clark Five sets record as they appear for 12th time on Ed Sullivan

1966-09-25

12th LPGA Championship won by Gloria Ehret

1967-05-25

Celtic wins 12th Europe Cup 1 in Lisbon

1967-08-11

Al Downing becomes 12th to strike-out side on 9 pitches

1968-09-14

Dmitri Shostakovitch' 12th string quartet, premieres in Moscow

1970-03-11

12th Grammy Awards: Aquarius, Crosby Stills & Nash, Peggy Lee win

1972-05-24

Glasgow Rangers wins 12th Europe Cup II at Barcelona

1972-12-11

Astronauts Cernan & Harrison become 11th & 12th on Moon

1974-09-24

Al Kaline, Detroit Tiger, is 12th to get 3,000 hits

1975-10-21

Red Sox Carlton Fisk's 12th inning HR beats Reds 7-6 in game 6 of WS

1976-02-04

12th Winter Olympic games opens in Innsbruck, Austria

1976-02-15

12th Winter Olympic games close at Innsbruck, Austria

1976-06-14

12th Mayor's Trophy Game Yanks beat Mets 8-4

1977-03-09

Adm Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche

1977-09-05

Jerry Lewis' 12th Muscular Dystrophy telethon

1978-06-30

Giants' Willie McCovey becomes 12th to hit 500 HRs

1978-10-09

12th Country Music Association Award: Dolly Parton, Crystal Gayle & Don Williams wins

1979-02-10

Border is named 12th man for Australia, only Test Cricket he missed

1979-08-05

Varetta Shankle (Miss), crowned 12th Miss Black America

1981-01-20

Adm Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), ends term as 12th director of CIA

1981-03-08

Dennis Lillee ct by Qld 12th man Dennis Lillie in Shield game

1981-10-25

12th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:08:13

1982-01-31

12th AFC-NFC pro bowl, AFC wins 16-13

1982-03-28

12th Easter Seal Telethon raises $19,500,000

1982-04-24

Cards win 12th game in a row; 7-4 over Phillies

1982-04-30

Atlanta Braves win record 12th straight from beginning of season

1982-07-11

Italy beats West Germany 3-1 for soccer's 12th World Cup in Madrid

1982-10-24

12th NYC Women's Marathon won by Grete Waitz in 2:27:14

1982-12-15

Bill Parcells becomes 12th head coach of NY Giants

1983-04-03

12th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott

1983-04-18

12th Boston Women's Marathon won by Joan Benoit Samuelson in 2:22:43

1984-07-09

12th Century York Minster damaged in lightening storm

1984-07-29

12th du Maurier Golf Classic: Juli Inkster

1984-08-30

12th Space Shuttle Mission (41-D)-Discovery 1-launched (6 days)

1984-09-05

12th Space Shuttle Mission (41-D) -Discovery 1- lands at Edwards AFB

1985-01-13

Blackhawk Doug Wilson failed on 12th penalty shot against Islanders

1985-01-28

12th American Music Award: Cyndi Lauper & Lionel Richie win

1985-08-01

Emmy 12th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 6th time

1986-01-01

Spain & Portugal are 11th & 12th to join European Economic Community

1986-03-13

12th People's Choice Awards: Sylvester Stallone & Meryl Streep win (Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby, Linda Evans win (TV)

1986-10-09

Gilbert Perreault, Buffalo, became 12th NHLer to score 500 goals

1987-04-19

Brewers score 5 runs in 9th to win 6-4 & record 12th straight AL win

1988-05-18

In just Oakland's 39th of the season, pitcher Dave Stewart breaks record with his 12th balk en route to 16

1989-06-04

Red Sox lead Blue Jays 10-0 in 7th, but lose 12-11 in 12 for Blue Jays 12th consecutive victory at Fenway

1990-08-07

NY Yankee Kevin Mass sets record with 12th HR in 1st 92 at bats & becomes 21st to hit a ball into 3rd deck of Seattle's Kingdome

1990-08-12

12th annual Macy's Tap-o-mania

1991-01-13

12th ACE Cable Awards: Weather Channel wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the hurricane "Hugo"

1991-04-03

12th Emmy Sports Award presentation

1991-06-27

Emmy 18th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 12th time

1991-07-28

12th US Seniors Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus

1991-12-29

12th United Negro College Fund

1992-03-29

12th Golden Raspberry Awards: Hudson Hawk wins

1993-04-04

12th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Texas Tech beats OH State 84-82

1994-05-14

Dave Winfield passes Frank Robinson for 12th on RBI list with 1,617

1994-06-27

12th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Dave Stockton

1994-08-16

Shauna Gambill, 17, of California, crowned 12th Miss Teen USA

1995-09-07

12th MTV Awards: TLC, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, & Madonna wins

1996-12-14

12th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Lives wins

1998-02-27

12th Soul Train Music Awards: Puff Daddy, Whitney Houston win

2004-02-16

The Pittsburgh Penguins lose their 12th consecutive home game, a NHL record

2004-07-18

12th ESPY Awards: Lance Armstrong, Diana Taurasi win

2016-12-27

Chelsea Wins Its 12th Straight Premier League Game

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12th - Notable Birthdays

Zachary TaylorNov 24, 1784

Louis St. LaurentFeb 1, 1882

Robert MenziesDec 20, 1894

12th - Birthdays
Date Event
1338-03-16

Thomas de Beauchamp, 12th Earl of Warwick (d. 1401)

1753-06-10

William Eustis, 12th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1825)

1784-11-24

Zachary Taylor, Barboursville Virginia, 12th President (Mar 5, 1849-July 9, 1850)

1857-01-26

the 12th Dalai Lama (d. 1875)

1882-02-01

Louis St. Laurent, Compton Quebec, (L) 12th Canadian PM (1948-57)

1894-12-20

Robert Menzies, Jeparit, Victoria, 12th Prime Minister of Australia (1939-41, 1949-66) and its longest-serving

1895-03-28

Spencer W Kimball, 12th prophet of Mormon church

1909-02-13

Reginald Ansett, The 12th Annual TV Week Logie Awards

1921-05-01

12th Lord Middleton, English large landowner/multi-millionaire

1925-09-18

Harvey Haddix, baseball pitcher (pitched perfect game into 12th)

1930-04-09

George Gallup Jr., The 12th Annual People's Choice Awards

1930-07-02

Cliff Livingston, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

1934-08-16

Sam Trimble, cricketer (Queensland bat, 12th man for Aust, no Test)

1935-02-21

Mark McManus, actor (Taggart, Nightstick, 2000 Weeks, 12th Night)

1935-09-30

Johnny Mathis, SF, voclaist (Chances Are, 12th of Never)

1937-08-28

12th duke of Argyll, Scottish Campbell-captain/large landowner

1939-04-19

Joe Scibelli, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

1941-08-11

Bill Munson, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

1942-10-21

Alan Lynn Folsom, The Adventure of the 12th Floor Express

1943-04-22

Louise Glück, American poet and 12th US Poet Laureate

1956-09-06

Pam Allen, Billings MT, LPGA golfer (1988 Planters Pat Bradley-12th)

1961-05-08

Riaz Poonawalla, cricketer (Indian 12th man/UAE bat 1994 ICC Trophy)

1969-08-25

Catriona Matthew, Edinburgh Scotland, golfer (1995 British Open-12th)

1972-10-17

Vicki Goetze, Michicot WI, LPGA golfer (1995 British Open-12th)

1977-08-02

Kimberly Strouse, September 12th

1977-12-23

Paul Shirley, The 12th Man

1979-11-07

Barney Harwood, The 12th Doctor

1984-07-25

Javier Culson, 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics Berlin 2009

1987-10-22

Jade Lopez, The 12th of June

12th - Notable Deaths

Zachary TaylorJul 9, 1850

Louis St. LaurentJul 25, 1973

Robert MenziesMay 15, 1978

12th - Deaths
Date Event
1415-10-13

Thomas FitzAlan, 12th Earl of Arundel, English military leader (b. 1381)

1747-04-09

Simon Fraser, 12th baron Lovat Jacobite, last man beheaded in England

1850-07-09

Zachary Taylor, 12th US president (1849-50), dies in White House at 65

1973-07-25

Louis St. Laurent, 12th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of natural causes at 91

1978-05-15

Robert Menzies, 12th Prime Minister of Australia (1939-41, 1949-66) and its longest-serving, dies of a heart attack at 83

1991-12-12

Joe Scibelli, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

1999-12-03

Jarl Wahlström, 12th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1918)

2000-07-10

Bill Munson, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

2010-03-13

Cliff Livingston, The Case of the 12th Wildcat

2011-11-21

George Gallup Jr., The 12th Annual People's Choice Awards


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