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Jan 12, 1737

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The Unix Timestamp is -7351776000.

Events:


Clean Off Your Desk Day heralds the beginning of some serious spring cleaning. Do you really need all that...
Love it or hate it, marzipan plays a big role during the festive period. Chances are you've got a fair bit left over (including toppings of Christmas cakes and...
Pharmacist Day implores us to take a moment to think of all the people who work as pharmacists. They only see us when we're sick with a cold, cough, measles...

History Facts:


12-01-1777 Mission Santa Clara de Asis founded in Cal
12-01-1820 Royal Astronomical Society founded in England
12-01-1836 Battle of Wetumka Fla
12-01-1945 US Navy destroys 41 Jap ships in Battle of S China Sea
12-01-1969 AFC wins its 1st Super Bowl (III) (NY Jets 16 Balt Colts 7)
12-01-1971 All in the Family premiers
12-01-1986 24th Space Shuttle Mission - Columbia 7 is launched

Famous Birthdays:


12-01-1588 John Winthrop, 1st gov of Mass Bay Colony
12-01-1729 Edmund Burke, famous Whig
12-01-1737 John Hancock, Decl of Ind signer (or 0123)
12-01-1856 John Singer Sargent, American painter
12-01-1876 Jack London, writer (Call of the Wild)
12-01-1910 Luise Rainer, Actress
12-01-1913 Edward Gurney, senator
12-01-1920 James Farmer, black activist
12-01-1926 Ray Price, country singer
12-01-1930 Glenn Yarborough, singer

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1737-01-12
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 12-01-1737
Federated States of Micronesia : 01-12-1737
Australia, Belize : 12-01-1737 or 01-12-1737
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1737-01-12 or 12-01-1737
Albania : 1737-01-12 or 12/01/1737
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 12/01/1737
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 12.01.1737
Austria : 12.1.1737 or 12.1.37 or 12. January 1737 or 12. January 37
Bangladesh : 12-01-37 or 37-01-12
Belgium : 12-01-1737
Turkmenistan : 12.01.1737 or 12.01.37
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 12. 1. 1737. or 12. January 1737.
Czech Republic : 12. 1. 1737 or 12. January 1737
Cambodia : 1737-01-12 or 12-01-1737
Canada : 12-01-1737 or 1737 01 12 or 12/01/37 or Jan/12/1737 or Jan 12, 1737 or January 12, 1737 or January-12-37 or 1737-01-12 or 12 January 1737
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1737-01-12
Denmark : 12-01-1737 or 12-01-37 or 1737-01-12 or 17370112 or 12. January 1737 or 12/1-37 or 12/1-1737
Estonia : 12.1.1737 or 12. January 1737
Finland, Serbia : 12.1.1737 or 12. January 1737
France, Ireland : 12/01/1737 or 12-01-1737
Germany : 12.01.37 or 12.1.37 or 12.01.1737 or 12.1.1737 or 1737-01-12 or 12. January 1737
Hong Kong : 12/01/37 or 12/1/37 or 12/01/1737 or 12/1/1737 or 1737/01/12
Hungary : 1737. 01. 12.
India : 12-01-1737 or 17370112 or 1737 01 12 or 1737-01-12
Iran : 1737/01/12 or 37/1/12 or 1737-01-12 or 12 January 1737
Kazakhstan : 1737.12.01 or 12.01.1737 or 12.01.37
Kenya : 37/01/12 or 12/01/1737 or 1/12/1737
Korea : 1737.01.12 or 1737/01/12
Latvia : 12.01.1737 or 1737.01.12
Luxembourg : 12/01/1737 or 12.1.1737
Maldives : th 1737f January, 1737 or 12.01.1737 or 12.01.37 or 12/01/37 or 12/01/1737 or 12-01-37 or 12-01-1737
Mongolia : 1737.01.12
Montenegro : 12.1.1737
Netherlands : 12-01-37 or 12-01-1737 or 12 January 37 or 12 January 1737
Nigeria : 12/01/37
Norway : 12.01.1737 or 120137 or 1737-01-12 or 12/1-37
Pakistan, Spain : 12/01/37 or 12/01/1737
Philippines : January 12, 1737 or 12-01-1737
Portugal : 12/01/1737 or 12-01-1737 or 1737-01-12
Poland : 12.01.1737
Romania : 12.01.1737 or 12-Jan-1737
Russia : 12.01.1737 or 12.01.37
Saudi Arabia : 12/01/1737 or 01/12/1737
Slovakia : 12. 01. 1737
Slovenia : 1737.01.12 or 12.1.1737 or 12. January 1737
South Africa : 1737-01-12 or 12/1/37
Sweden : 1737-01-12 or 12/1 1737 or 12/1 -37 or 12.01.1737
Ukraine : 12.01.37 or 12.01.1737 or 12/01/1737
United States of America : 01/12/37 or 01/12/1737 or 12 January 1737 or 12 Jan 1737 or 1737-01-12
Uzbekistan : 12.01.1737 or 12/01 1737

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