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 Virgo.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 25th of August, 2012 falls under the Bear.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 25th of August, 2012, will be 6 years of age.
American Format: 08-25-2012 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2012-08-25. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20120825" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1345849200.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 25th of August, 2012:
United States: Whistle - Flo Rida
United Kingdom: How We Do Party - Rita Ora
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Expendables 2" 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 25th of August, 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.
PSY's "Gangnam Style" Youtube video is published on the 15th of July, 2012. Over the following weeks and months, it goes viral.
Lance Armstrong doping case
The United States Anti-Doping Agency strips cycling legend Lance Armstrong of his medals. Armstrong fails to challenge the decision.
Weather information for the 25th of August, 2012:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.4 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 77.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 25.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 17 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 12.7cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 25th of August, 2012.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 25th of August, 2012 was probably conceived around the 16th of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 25th of August, 2012 is the 4th of June, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 25th of August, 2012.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 25th of August, 2012. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 25th of August, 2012. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 25th of August, 2012.
2,402 days have passed since this date.
207,536,400 seconds have passed since the 25th of August, 2012.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 242,125,800 times.
Since the 25th of August, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 107,088,782,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,589,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,848,130 steps. That's about 7,933 miles!
Since this date, 2,490,437 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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