July 12th, 2010

July 12th, 2010, fell on a Monday. It was day 193 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 4 months and 21 days have passed since July 12th, 2010.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 12th, 2010:

  • United States: California Gurls - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: The Club Is Alive - JLS

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Despicable Me" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is July 12th, 2010 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song California Gurls by Katy Perry is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, The Club Is Alive by JLS is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Despicable Me is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. The term "hipster" is currently growing in use. The word is being used to describe people who are pretentious and deliberately anti-mainstream. It's 2010, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Kesha, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Eminem and Bruno Mars.

In basketball, LeBron James' recent announcement that he will be leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat has sparked controversy. An audio recording of actor Mel Gibson going on a racist rant have been leaked on the Internet. As a result, Gibson has been dropped by his agency William Morris Endeavor. American Idol winner Carrie Underwood and ice hockey player Mike Fisher have just been married in Greensboro, Georgia.

In soccer, Spain have won the 2010 FIFA World Cup after beating The Netherlands 1-0 in the final. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Office", "How I Met Your Mother", "The Hills" and "Community". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Mafia Wars", "Batman: Arkham Asylum", "Assassin's Creed II" and "Heavy Rain".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Hannah Montana", "iCarly", "Sonny with a Chance" and "Victorious". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3", "ZhuZhu Pets" and "iPad".


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 July 12th, 2010.

  • Cheryl Cole

    English singer Cheryl Cole is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2009 and 2010.

  • The King's Speech

    "The King's Speech" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2010.

  • 2010 in movies.

    Movies that hit the big screen in 2010 included the likes of Toy Story 3, Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1, Inception, Shrek Forever After, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Iron Man 2, Tangled, Despicable Me, How to Train Your Dragon, The Social Network, Shutter Island, Black Swan and 127 Hours.

  • Who were the best football players in 2010?

    In 2010, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Andrés Iniesta, Xavi, Wesley Sneijder, Diego Forlán, Cristiano Ronaldo, Iker Casillas, David Villa, Didier Drogba, Xabi Alonso and Carles Puyol.

  • Time Person of the Year 2010

    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2010.

  • 2010 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2010 included Rihanna, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Kesha, Eminem, Jason Derulo, Taio Cruz, Enrique Iglesias, Nelly, Taylor Swift, Usher, Mike Posner, B.o.B, Jay-Z, La Roux and Bruno Mars.

  • Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"

    "Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum would go on to win a Grammy for 2010's Record of the Year.

  • Double Rainbow.

    A video called "Double Rainbow" by Paul "Bear" Vasquez is going viral around this time. The video was originally uploaded in January of 2010. However, the video quickly picked up millions of views after talk show host Jimmy Kimmel tweeted about it on the 3rd of July, 2010.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 4 months and 21 days have passed since July 12th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 12th, 2010, will be 10 years of age.
  • People born in 2010 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1278889200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around July 12th, 2010:

  • June 14th, 2010: Irish politics: Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny sacks Richard Bruton due to a leadership challenge.
  • June 16th, 2010: AOL sell social networking website Bebo to Criterion Capital Partners.
  • June 17th, 2010: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 2010 NBA Finals after they defeat the Boston Celtics 4-3.
  • June 18th, 2010: Toy Story 3 (2010) is released.
  • June 21st, 2010: Eminem releases the album "Recovery".
  • June 25th, 2010: The comedy movie Grown Ups (2010) is released.
  • June 30th, 2010: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • July 1st, 2010: Soccer: Roy Hodgson becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • July 8th, 2010: The Decision: LeBron James announces that he will be leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat.
  • July 9th, 2010: Animated comedy movie Despicable Me (2010) is released.
  • July 9th, 2010: Former soccer player Paul Gascoigne appears at a stand-off between British police and a fugitive called Raoul Moat.
  • July 11th, 2010: Spain win the World Cup after defeating The Netherlands 1-0.
  • July 13th, 2010: The final episode of reality TV show "The Hills" is aired.
  • July 16th, 2010: The film Inception (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • July 19th, 2010: NBA player Lorenzen Wright is shot dead in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • July 20th, 2010: Actress Lindsay Lohan is sentenced to 90 days in jail for a parole violation.
  • July 20th, 2010: The Youtube channel for CaptainSparklez is founded.
  • July 24th, 2010: Bruno Mars releases his single "Just the Way You Are".
  • August 5th, 2010: 33 men trapped are trapped following a cave-in at a mine near Copiapó.
  • August 9th, 2010: The song "Love the Way You Lie" is released by Eminem and Rihanna.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 12th, 2010, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 12th, 2010 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Jersey Shore - Reality TV series.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Sons of Anarchy - Crime drama series about a biker gang.
  • Real Housewives of New York City - American reality television series.
  • Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
  • The Hills - American reality television series. Spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.

2010 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2010.

  • Good Luck Charlie
  • Victorious
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Big Time Rush
  • Glee
  • Sonny with a Chance
  • The Suite Life on Deck
  • Wizards of Waverly Place
  • iCarly
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • The Hills
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • Hannah Montana
  • Ben 10
  • Go, Diego, Go!
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • One Tree Hill
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

2010 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2010:

  • iPad
  • ZhuZhu Pets
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 12th of July:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 12th of July:

  • Battle of the Boyne (Orangeman's Day)

Weather

Weather information for July 12th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 75.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.39 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.33 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on July 12th, 2010?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 12th, 2010?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 12th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 2nd of October, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 12th, 2010 is the 21st of April, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Military FPS game.
  • Heavy Rain - An interactive drama adventure game that was released on the PS3.
  • Mass Effect 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Left 4 Dead 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Assassin's Creed II - The second game in the series.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 - The second game in the Modern Warfare universe. Developed by Infinity Ward.
  • Borderlands - RPG first-person shooter game.
  • Halo 3: ODST - First-person shooter game.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum - Action game set in the Batman universe.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on July 12th, 2010.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to July 12th, 2010. 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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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about July 12th, 2010.

  • 3,796 days have passed since this date.
  • 327,978,000 seconds have passed since the July 12th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 382,641,000 times.
  • Since July 12th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 169,236,648,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 54,663,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 28,206,108 steps. That's about 12,536 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,935,736 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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