12 July is the 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years). There are 172 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1960: Lisa Osmond, who played a Goblin, born.
- 1990: Ekow Quartey, the actor who portrayed Bem in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, is born. 
- 2007: The film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Order of The Phoenix is released in the UK.
- 2011: The video game adaptation of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 is released.
- 2011: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 is released midnight in the United Arab Emirates.