21st of January, 2012
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 21st of January, 2012, fell on a Saturday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
The mod version of zombie video game "DayZ" is released. Share Decade: 2010s.
6 years, 6 months and 28 days have passed since the 21st of January, 2012.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 03 of
Day 21 of
2012. Leap Year: 2012 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aquarius.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 21st of January, 2012 falls under the Otter.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 21st of January, 2012, will be 6 years of age.
American Format: 01-21-2012 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2012-01-21. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20120121" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1327104000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 21st of January, 2012:
United States: We Found Love - Rihanna ft Calvin Harris
United Kingdom: Domino - Jessie J Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Underworld Awakening" was at the top of the box office on this date. News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 21st of January, 2012.
Fifty Shades of Grey
During the second half of 2011, an erotic novel called Fifty Shades of Grey became one of the fastest selling books of all time.
The motto "YOLO" is continuing to rise in popularity. In November of 2011, rapper Drake further popularizes the acronym.
Time Person of the Year 2012
US President Barack Obama is named as the Time Person of Year in 2012.
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is in the news. Several websites, including Wikipedia, protest against the bill by taking part in a "blackout."
On the 19th of January, 2012, popular website MegaUpload.com is seized and shut down by the United States Department of Justice.
Weather information for the 21st of January, 2012:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.6 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 20.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -6.33 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 3.05cm.
London, England: Temperature: 10.39 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 21st of January, 2012. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 21st of January, 2012 was probably conceived around the
13th of April, 2011. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 21st of January, 2012 is the
30th of October, 2012. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
Premier League results from the 21st of January, 2012.
Bolton defeat Liverpool 3-1.
Everton and Blackburn draw 1-1.
Fulham defeat Newcastle 5-2.
Norwich and Chelsea draw 0-0.
QPR defeat Wigan 3-1.
Stoke lose 2-1 at home to West Brom.
Sunderland defeat Swansea 2-0.
Wolves lose 3-2 at home to Aston Villa.
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 21st of January:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
Futurama - Animated series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
DayZ (mod) - An open-world Zombie survival game that is built on Arma 2.
Saints Row: The Third - Open world adventure game.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Open world RPG that was developed by Bethesda Game Studios.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 - The third game in the Modern Warfare series. Developed by Infinity Ward. Contained multiplayer maps such as Dome and Hardhat.
Battlefield 3 - FPS game developed by DICE.
Batman: Arkham City - Action-adventure game that is set in the Batman universe.
Gears of War 3 - Sci-fi first-person-shooter game that was released on the XBox 360.
L.A. Noire - Detective crime-solving game starring Officer Cole Phelps.
Duke Nukem Forever - The long-awaited sequel to Duke Nukem 3D.
Portal 2 - Puzzle-solving game developed by Valve Corporation. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of January:
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 21st of January, 2012. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of January, 2012.
2,401 days have passed since this date.
207,442,800 seconds have passed since the 21st of January, 2012.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 242,016,600 times.
Since the 21st of January, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 107,040,484,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,573,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,840,081 steps. That's about 7,929 miles!
Since this date, 2,489,314 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Saturday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sabado. Random Dates
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