December 12th, 2004, fell on a Sunday. It was day 347 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.
15 years, 6 months and 30 days have passed since December 12th, 2004.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 12th, 2004:
United States: Drop It Like It's Hot - Snoop Dogg
United Kingdom: Do They Know It's Christmas - Band Aid 20
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Ocean's Twelve" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is December 12th, 2004 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. The Christmas season of 2004 is in full swing. The decorations are up and festive songs are playing on the radio.
In America, the song Drop It Like It's Hot by Snoop Dogg is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Do They Know It's Christmas by Band Aid 20 is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Ocean's Twelve is at the top of the Box Office.
A popular software program called LimeWire is being used by many people to share MP3 files (and viruses). Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. It's 2004, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Usher, Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, OutKast, Mario Winans, the Terror Squad and Ciara.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The King of Queens", "The Sopranos", "Battlestar Galactica" and "House". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Counter-Strike: Source", "Killzone", "Halo 2" and "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Powerpuff Girls", "One Tree Hill", "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide" and "Veronica Mars".
Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "RoboSapien" and "Nintendo DS".
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 December 12th, 2004.
Million Dollar Baby
"Million Dollar Baby" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2004.
2004 in movies.
Movies released in 2004 included Shrek 2, Mean Girls, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Spider-Man 2, The Incredibles, The Passion of the Christ, The Day After Tomorrow, Meet the Fockers, "I, Robot", Troy, Shark Tale, Ocean's Twelve, The Village, Million Dollar Baby, Saw, Man on Fire, A Series of Unfortunate Events and DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story.
Pop singer Britney Spears is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2004.
Time Person of the Year 2004
US President George W. Bush is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2004.
2004 in music.
Popular music artists in 2004 included Beyoncé, Twista, Usher, J-Kwon, Maroon 5, Alicia Keys, Outkast, Juvenile, Christina Milian, Ashlee Simpson, Destiny's Child, Eminem and Snoop Dogg.
Ray Charles - "Here We Go Again"
"Here We Go Again" by Ray Charles would go on to win a Grammy for 2004's Record of the Year.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater.
Hideo Kojima's critically-acclaimed stealth game "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater" was released for the PlayStation 2 on the 17th of November, 2004.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
15 years, 6 months and 30 days have passed since December 12th, 2004.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of 2004.
Leap Year: 2004 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
Age: Anyone born on December 12th, 2004, will be 15 years of age.
People born in 2004 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1102809600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around December 12th, 2004:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 12th, 2004, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
Native American Zodiac: December 12th, 2004 falls under the Owl.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
Joey - Short-lived spin-off show about the life of Friend's character Joey Tribbiani.
Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.
Deadwood - Western television series.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.
2004 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2004.
"Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County" - "Veronica Mars" - "Unfabulous" - "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide" - "LazyTown" - "Peppa Pig" - "Drake & Josh" - "One Tree Hill" - "My Life as a Teenage Robot" - "Teen Titans" - "That's So Raven" - "Jimmy Neutron" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "My Wife and Kids" - "Grounded for Life" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "7th Heaven"
2004 - Toys & Games
Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2004:
Beyblades (spinning top toys)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 12th of December:
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on December 12th, 2004.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on December 12th, 2004 was probably conceived around the 4th of March, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 12th, 2004 is the 21st of September, 2005. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from December 12th, 2004.
Arsenal and Chelsea draw 2-2.
Aston Villa lose 2-1 at home to Birmingham (Derby Game).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
World of Warcraft - Massively multiplayer online role-playing game.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - The third game in the series.
Half-Life 2 - FPS game.
Halo 2 - FPS game that was released for the XBox 360.
Killzone - FPS game.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Starring CJ.
Counter-Strike: Source - FPS game developed by Valve Corporation.
Rome: Total War - PC strategy game.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about December 12th, 2004.
5,691 days have passed since this date.
491,698,800 seconds have passed since the December 12th, 2004.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 573,648,600 times.
Since December 12th, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 253,716,580,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 81,949,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,286,097 steps. That's about 18,794 miles!
Since this date, 5,900,386 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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