3rd of September, 2012

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 3rd of September, 2012, fell on a Monday.
  • On this exact date: The Green Mile actor Michael Clarke Duncan (John Coffey) dies after a heart attack.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 5 years, 9 months and 21 days have passed since the 3rd of September, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 2012.
  • Day 247 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 Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of September, 2012 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of September, 2012, will be 5 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-03-2012 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2012-09-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20120903" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1346626800.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 3rd of September:

  • Labor Day (USA)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of September, 2012:

  • United States: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together - Taylor Swift
  • United Kingdom: Wings - Little Mix

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 3rd of September, 2012.

  • Time Person of the Year 2012

    US President Barack Obama is named as the Time Person of Year in 2012.

  • Gangnam Style

    PSY's "Gangnam Style" Youtube video is published on the 15th of July, 2012. Over the following weeks and months, it goes viral.

  • Michael Clarke Duncan

    Actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies on the 3rd of September, 2012. The actor was best known for his role as John Coffey in The Green Mile.

Weather

Weather information for the 3rd of September, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 22.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 74.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.22 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 3rd of September, 2012.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of September, 2012 was probably conceived around the 25th of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of September, 2012 is the 13th of June, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 3rd of September:

Television

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.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • Futurama - Animated series.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Sleeping Dogs - An open-world adventure game.
  • Diablo III - An action RPG game.
  • Mass Effect 3 - Sci-fi role-playing game. Although the game itself was well-received, the ending of the game was considered by many to be sub-par.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of September:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 3rd of September, 2012. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of September, 2012.

  • 2,119 days have passed since this date.
  • 183,081,600 seconds have passed since the 3rd of September, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 213,595,200 times.
  • Since the 3rd of September, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 94,470,105,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 30,513,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 15,745,018 steps. That's about 6,998 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,196,979 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

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