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March 3rd, 2012.

March 3rd, 2012, was a Saturday. It was day 63 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years, 2 months and 2 days have passed since March 3rd, 2012.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: Part Of Me - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gitye ft Kimbra

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Act of Valor" was at the top of the box office on March 3rd, 2012.

Take me back to March 3rd, 2012!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is March 3rd, 2012 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer. In America, the song Part Of Me by Katy Perry is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Somebody That I Used To Know by Gitye ft Kimbra is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Act of Valor is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. Pre-made comics called "Rage Comics" are extremely popular on the Internet at the moment, as people use them to share relatable experiences.

Meanwhile, in the Middle East, protests in Syria have snowballed and a civil war has started. Armed militias are currently springing up across the country. It's 2012, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Carly Rae Jepsen, Gotye, Flo Rida, LMFAO and Ellie Goulding. A new documentary film called "Kony 2020" is receiving a lot of attention at the moment. The video, which aims to highlight the war crimes of Ugandan militia leader Joseph Kony, is being shared across social media websites such as Youtube, Facebook and Twitter.

An app called Instagram is currently surging in popularity. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Modern Family", "The Walking Dead" and "American Horror Story". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Crysis 2", "Terraria", "Gears of War 3" and "Battlefield 3".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "LazyTown", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Victorious". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 and the LeapPad Explorer.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 3rd, 2012.

  • Fifty Shades of Grey.

    During the second half of 2011, an erotic novel called Fifty Shades of Grey became one of the fastest selling books of all time.

  • Argo.

    The movie "Argo" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2012.

  • 2012 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2012 included The Avengers, Skyfall, The Dark Knight Rises, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Ice Age: Continental Drift, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, The Amazing Spider-Man, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, The Hunger Games, Men in Black 3, Argo, Django Unchained, Lincoln and 21 Jump Street.

  • Who were the best football players in 2012?

    In 2012, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andrés Iniesta, Xavi, Radamel Falcao, Iker Casillas, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba, Robin van Persie and Zlatan Ibrahimović.

  • Time Person of the Year 2012.

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

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2012?

    The best NBA players in 2012 were as follows: LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Chris Paul, Kevin Love, Blake Griffin, Andrew Bynum, Tony Parker, Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony, Dirk Nowitzki, Tyson Chandler, Rajon Rondo and Dwyane Wade.

  • 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.

  • Gotye - "Somebody That I Used to Know".

    "Somebody That I Used to Know" by Gotye (featuring Kimbra) would go on to win a Grammy for 2012's Record of the Year.

  • Bad Luck Brian.

    The "Advice Animal" meme "Bad Luck Brian" was extremely popular during this period of time. The meme was born in January of 2012 and it peaked in popularity in June of 2012.

  • Instagram.

    The website Instagram is continuing to grow in popularity. Throughout 2012, the social media site rose from 20 million active users to 100 million active users.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 9 years, 2 months and 2 days have passed since March 3rd, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 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).
  • Age: Anyone born on March 3rd, 2012, will be 9 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2012 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1330732800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 3rd, 2012.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 3rd, 2012, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 11.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 3rd, 2012 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • 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.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.

Kid's TV shows on March 3rd, 2012.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2012.

  • Lab Rats: Bionic Island
  • Austin & Ally
  • Jessie
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • Good Luck Charlie
  • Victorious
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Big Time Rush
  • Glee
  • iCarly
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • Ben 10
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • One Tree Hill
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2012.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2012.

  • The LeapPad Explorer
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • L.A. Noire - Detective crime-solving game starring Officer Cole Phelps.
  • Terraria - Action-adventure sandbox game.
  • Duke Nukem Forever - The long-awaited sequel to Duke Nukem 3D.
  • Portal 2 - Puzzle-solving game developed by Valve Corporation.
  • Crysis 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Homefront - A military FPS game.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 3rd of March.

Weather on March 3rd, 2012.

Historical weather information for March 3rd, 2012.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.1 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 40.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 4.56 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.56cm. It was a windy day.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.56 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 3rd, 2012.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 3rd, 2012 was most likely conceived around the 25th of May, 2011.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 3rd, 2012 is close to the 11th of December, 2012.

Soccer results.

Premier League results from March 3rd, 2012.

  • Blackburn and Aston Villa draw 1-1.
  • Liverpool lose 2-1 at home to Arsenal.
  • Man City defeat Bolton 2-0.
  • QPR and Everton draw 1-1.
  • Stoke defeat Norwich 1-0.
  • West Brom defeat Chelsea 1-0.
  • Wigan lose 2-0 at home to Swansea.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 3rd, 2012.

  • A total of 3,351 days have passed since this date.
  • 478 weeks have passed.
  • 289,522,800 seconds have passed since the March 3rd, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 337,776,600 times.
  • Since March 3rd, 2012, the earth has travelled approximately 149,393,764,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 48,253,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,898,961 steps. That's about 11,066 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,474,274 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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