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 Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 4th of July, 2012 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 4th of July, 2012, will be 6 years of age.
American Format: 07-04-2012 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2012-07-04. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20120704" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1341356400.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 4th of July:
Independence Day (USA)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of July, 2012:
United States: Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
United Kingdom: This Is Love - will.i.am ft Eva Simons
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Ted" 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 4th of July, 2012.
Time Person of the Year 2012
US President Barack Obama is named as the Time Person of Year in 2012.
2012 in music.
Popular music artists in 2012 included Adele, David Guetta, Kelly Clarkson, Nicki Minaj, The Wanted, Gotye, Flo Rida, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, One Direction, Rihanna, Katy Perry, Ellie Goulding, Fun, Maroon 5, Alex Clare, Bruno Mars and The Lumineers.
Weather information for the 4th of July, 2012:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.7 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 76.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.83 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 1.27cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 4th of July, 2012.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 4th of July, 2012. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of July, 2012.
2,485 days have passed since this date.
214,704,000 seconds have passed since the 4th of July, 2012.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 250,488,000 times.
Since the 4th of July, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 110,787,264,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 35,784,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,464,544 steps. That's about 8,206 miles!
Since this date, 2,576,448 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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