August 12th Holidays

August 12th is the 224th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day in 1877, Thomas Edison made the first recording. In 1962, the Soviet Union launched Pavel Popovich into orbit. In 1982, IBM unveiled their first PC. Erwin Schrödinger, Casey Affleck and Cara Delevingne were born on August 12th. This day also marks International Youth Day.

We have 17 holidays listed for August 12.

Aug12

International Youth Day

We focus on the difficulties that some young people are experiencing throughout the world.

Aug12

IBM PC Day

August 12, 1981 — the day IBM revolutionized the business world through its innovation.

Aug12

Milkman Day

Let’s show love and appreciation for the people who work hard to deliver milk.

Aug12

National Gooey Butter Cake Day

Prepare to savor a slice of gooey butter cake that will tempt your taste buds.

Aug12

National Julienne Fries Day

Did you know the thin crispy fries we love to eat are known as julienne fries?

Aug12

National Middle Child Day

Middle children may not always get the spotlight, so today we celebrate our oft-forgotten siblings.

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National Vinyl Record Day

For those who value the quality of sound, vinyl records are here to stay.

Aug12

Shop Online for Groceries Day

Don’t move an inch, you are one click away from a checked-out grocery list!

Aug12

Spirit Festival

Ghost Festival is observed by people in China as a traditional way of honoring their dead.

Aug12

Thailand Mother's Day

A mother is a child’s first best friend. This holiday, let’s show our love and appreciation.

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The Glorious Twelfth

The Glorious Twelfth is a holiday celebrated in the United Kingdom on the 12th day of August.

Aug12

World Elephant Day

We celebrate one of Earth’s most magnificent creatures with World Elephant Day.

Aug12

Tyson Fury’s Birthday

Let us all raise a glass to this generation’s top heavyweight boxer.

Aug12

Ken Walker’s Birthday

Ken is unbothered about what others think of him and prefers to follow his own path.

Aug12

George Soros’s Birthday

The influence of George Soros — politics, power, and the struggle for an open society.

Aug12

Dixie D'Amelio’s Birthday

Dixie has had a meteoric rise to fame, but she’s still only getting started!

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Cara Delevingne’s Birthday

As the supermodel, actress, and eyebrow queen turns 29, here’s to charting more reasons to love her.