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Jul 12, 1957

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History Facts:


12-07-1543 England's King Henry VIII weds Catherine Parr (6th & last wife).
12-07-1689 Orangeman's Day-Battle of Boyne Protestant victory in Ireland
12-07-1812 US forces led by Gen. Hull invade Canada (War of 1812).
12-07-1862 Congress authorizes Medal of Honor
12-07-1927 Babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs
12-07-1928 1st televised tennis match.
12-07-1933 Congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33› per hour).
12-07-1934 US Disciplinary Barracks on Alcatraz Island abandoned
12-07-1951 Yankee Allie Reynolds no hits Indians 1-0
12-07-1957 1st President to fly in helicopter - Dwight Eisenhower
12-07-1960 Echo I 1st passive satellite launched.
12-07-1960 USSR's Sputnik 5 launched with 2 dogs.
12-07-1962 Cosmonaut Popovich in space 1st time 2 manned craft in space
12-07-1967 5th Mayor's Trophy Game Mets beat Yanks 4-0
12-07-1975 Sao Tom‚ e Pr¡ncipe gains independence from Portugal (Nat'l Day).
12-07-1977 1st free flight test of Enterprise.
12-07-1978 Sun Bank Building opens
12-07-1979 Kiribati (Gilbert & Ellice Is.) gains independence from Britain.
12-07-1979 Minnie Ripperton dies of cancer at 30
12-07-1984 Geraldine Ferraro NY became 1st woman major-party VP candidate
12-07-1985 Drs discover a cancerous growth in Pres Reagan's large intestine

Famous Birthdays:


12-07-0100 Julius C‘sar, born B.C. - Roman Emperor
12-07-1730 Josiah Wedgewood, English pottery designer, manufacturer.
12-07-1817 Henry David Thoreau, Naturalist-author in Concord Mass
12-07-1849 Sir William Osler, Canadian physician, teacher, author.
12-07-1854 George Eastman, invented Kodak camera in Waterville NY
12-07-1868 Stefan George, German lyric poet.
12-07-1895 Oscar Hammerstein II, lyricist who worked with Richard Rodgers
12-07-1895 R Buckminster Fuller, architect (invented geodesic dome)
12-07-1904 Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet (Residence on Earth) (Nobel 1971).
12-07-1908 Milton Berle, (Uncle Miltie-Mr Television)
12-07-1917 Andrew Wyeth, American painter.
12-07-1922 Mark Hatfield, (R-Ore-Sen)
12-07-1934 Van Cliburn, Pianist
12-07-1937 Bill Cosby, Actor, comedian.
12-07-1944 Denise Nichols, in Detroit

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1957-07-12
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 : 12-07-1957
Federated States of Micronesia : 07-12-1957
Australia, Belize : 12-07-1957 or 07-12-1957
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1957-07-12 or 12-07-1957
Albania : 1957-07-12 or 12/07/1957
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 12/07/1957
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 12.07.1957
Austria : 12.7.1957 or 12.7.57 or 12. July 1957 or 12. July 57
Bangladesh : 12-07-57 or 57-07-12
Belgium : 12-07-1957
Turkmenistan : 12.07.1957 or 12.07.57
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 12. 7. 1957. or 12. July 1957.
Czech Republic : 12. 7. 1957 or 12. July 1957
Cambodia : 1957-07-12 or 12-07-1957
Canada : 12-07-1957 or 1957 07 12 or 12/07/57 or Jul/12/1957 or Jul 12, 1957 or July 12, 1957 or July-12-57 or 1957-07-12 or 12 July 1957
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1957-07-12
Denmark : 12-07-1957 or 12-07-57 or 1957-07-12 or 19570712 or 12. July 1957 or 12/7-57 or 12/7-1957
Estonia : 12.7.1957 or 12. July 1957
Finland, Serbia : 12.7.1957 or 12. July 1957
France, Ireland : 12/07/1957 or 12-07-1957
Germany : 12.07.57 or 12.7.57 or 12.07.1957 or 12.7.1957 or 1957-07-12 or 12. July 1957
Hong Kong : 12/07/57 or 12/7/57 or 12/07/1957 or 12/7/1957 or 1957/07/12
Hungary : 1957. 07. 12.
India : 12-07-1957 or 19570712 or 1957 07 12 or 1957-07-12
Iran : 1957/07/12 or 57/7/12 or 1957-07-12 or 12 July 1957
Kazakhstan : 1957.12.07 or 12.07.1957 or 12.07.57
Kenya : 57/07/12 or 12/07/1957 or 7/12/1957
Korea : 1957.07.12 or 1957/07/12
Latvia : 12.07.1957 or 1957.07.12
Luxembourg : 12/07/1957 or 12.7.1957
Maldives : th 1957f July, 1957 or 12.07.1957 or 12.07.57 or 12/07/57 or 12/07/1957 or 12-07-57 or 12-07-1957
Mongolia : 1957.07.12
Montenegro : 12.7.1957
Netherlands : 12-07-57 or 12-07-1957 or 12 July 57 or 12 July 1957
Nigeria : 12/07/57
Norway : 12.07.1957 or 120757 or 1957-07-12 or 12/7-57
Pakistan, Spain : 12/07/57 or 12/07/1957
Philippines : July 12, 1957 or 12-07-1957
Portugal : 12/07/1957 or 12-07-1957 or 1957-07-12
Poland : 12.07.1957
Romania : 12.07.1957 or 12-Jul-1957
Russia : 12.07.1957 or 12.07.57
Saudi Arabia : 12/07/1957 or 07/12/1957
Slovakia : 12. 07. 1957
Slovenia : 1957.07.12 or 12.7.1957 or 12. July 1957
South Africa : 1957-07-12 or 12/7/57
Sweden : 1957-07-12 or 12/7 1957 or 12/7 -57 or 12.07.1957
Ukraine : 12.07.57 or 12.07.1957 or 12/07/1957
United States of America : 07/12/57 or 07/12/1957 or 12 July 1957 or 12 Jul 1957 or 1957-07-12
Uzbekistan : 12.07.1957 or 12/07 1957

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