June 12th is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Al Capone is indicted on 5,000 counts of prohibition and perjury, Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life in prison in South Africa, and the city of Helsinki, Finland is founded by King Gustav I of Sweden. Famous birthdays include George H W Bush, David Rockefeller, Chris Young, Abbey Lee Kershaw, and Mark Henry. Today is National Loving Day.
We have 19 holidays listed for June 12.
National Loving Day
We celebrate love and the Supreme Court's 1967 decision to strike down laws banning interracial marriage.
Brazilian Valentine's Day
Find out how Brazil’s culture has influenced a more intimate kind of Valentine's Day.
Child Labor Day
Help us this World Day Against Child Labor to raise awareness about child labor.
National Children’s Day
Celebrate National Children's Day by celebrating the precious kids in your life.
National Jerky Day
Jerky is gaining popularity for the practical (and health) benefits of this meaty treat.
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
Cookie lovers and peanut butter lovers unite to celebrate National Peanut Butter Cookie Day.
National Red Rose Day
Go out and smell the roses, as we bring a new bloom to this timeless flower.
Orthodox Pentecost Sunday
Orthodox Pentecost Sunday is celebrated fifty days after Easter in the Orthodox Church.
Philippines Independence Day
The Philippines, with more than 7,000 islands in the western Pacific, has made great strides.
Race Unity Day
Bahá'í is the original sponsor of Race Unity Day but it can be celebrated by anyone.
Raggedy Ann and Andy Day
While Raggedy Andy is popular, he never became as famous as Raggedy Ann!
Trinity Sunday celebrates the unity of the Holy Trinity: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg
Dive into one of Russia’s most significant cultural celebrations and learn about its history.
Worldwide Knit in Public Day
Join us as we stitch together a fun way to celebrate Worldwide Knit in Public Day!