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 12th 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 12th of September, 2012, will be 6 years of age.
American Format: 09-12-2012 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2012-09-12. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20120912" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1347404400.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 12th of September, 2012:
United States: Whistle - Flo Rida
United Kingdom: Let Me Love You - Ne-Yo
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Possession" 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 12th of September, 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.
Innocence of Muslims
An anti-Islam movie trailer called "Innocence of Muslims" causes protests in Middle Eastern countries. Diplomatic missions are attacked.
2012 Benghazi attack
On the 11th of September, Islamic militants attack the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. Four people are killed in the attack, including U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and U.S. Foreign Service Information Management Officer Sean Smith.
The 12th of September, 2012 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:
I Am Legend (2007): Robert Neville (Will Smith) dies.
Weather information for the 12th of September, 2012:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.4 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 65.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 12th of September, 2012.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 12th of September, 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 12th 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 12th of September, 2012.
2,410 days have passed since this date.
208,224,000 seconds have passed since the 12th of September, 2012.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 242,928,000 times.
Since the 12th of September, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 107,443,584,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,704,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,907,264 steps. That's about 7,959 miles!
Since this date, 2,498,688 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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