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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century BC1st century2nd century
Decades: 10s BC  0s BC  0s  – 10s –  20s  30s  40s
Years: AD 10 AD 11 AD12 AD13 AD 14 AD 15 AD
12 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 12
Ab urbe condita 765
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4762
Bahá'í calendar -1832–-1831
Bengali calendar -581
Berber calendar 962
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 556
Burmese calendar -626
Byzantine calendar 5520–5521
Chinese calendar 辛未年十二月十九日
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Coptic calendar -272–-271
Ethiopian calendar 4–5
Hebrew calendar 3772–3773
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 68–69
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3113–3114
Holocene calendar 10012
Iranian calendar 610 BP – 609 BP
Islamic calendar 629 BH – 628 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2345
Minguo calendar 1900 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 555

12 is a year in the 1st century. It was a leap year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Caesar and Capito.


  • Annius Rufus is appointed Prefect of Judea.
  • Germanicus and Gaius Fonteius Capito become Roman Consuls.
  • Quirinius returns from Judea to become a counselor to Tiberius
  • Ovid stops writing Fasti because of the lack of resources (being far from the libraries of Rome). He completes 6 books that detail festivals found in the Roman Calendar.


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