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March 10th, 2012.

March 10th, 2012, was a Saturday. It was day 70 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years, 4 months and 19 days have passed since March 10th, 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 10th, 2012.

  • United States: Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) - Kelly Clarkson
  • United Kingdom: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gitye ft Kimbra
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The Lorax

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "The Lorax" was at the top of the box office on March 10th, 2012.

Take me back to March 10th, 2012!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is March 10th, 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 Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) by Kelly Clarkson 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 The Lorax is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu.

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. Meanwhile, a new photo-sharing app called Instagram is currently surging in popularity. In soccer, Chelsea have sacked manager Andre Villas-Boas after less than a year in charge.

Vladimir Putin has been elected as the President of Russia despite widespread accusations of vote-rigging. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "One Tree Hill", "Desperate Housewives", "Community" and "Homeland". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Homefront", "Portal 2", "Gears of War 3" and "Batman: Arkham City".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "LazyTown", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Big Time Rush" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, the KidiZoom Camera 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 10th, 2012.

  • Kony 2012 goes viral.

    Kony 2012 goes viral.

    On March 5th, 2020, Invisible Children, Inc. released their controversial web video "Kony 2012". In the days following its release, the short film became an Internet sensation, as it quickly spread across websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Reddit.

  • Chelsea sack Andre Villas-Boas.

    Chelsea sack Andre Villas-Boas.

    On March 4th, 2012, Chelsea sacked manager Andre Villas-Boas after a string of bad performances. The Portuguese coach had only been in charge for nine months. Following AVB's sacking, former Chelsea midfielder Roberto di Matteo was put in charge of the team.

  • The rise of Instagram.

    The rise of Instagram.

    The website Instagram was rapidly growing in popularity at this stage. In 2012, the social media app increased from 20 million active users to 100 million active users.

  • Bad Luck Brian.

    Bad Luck Brian.

    A meme called "Bad Luck Brian" was extremely popular during this period of time. The purpose of the meme was to highlight unlucky and embarrassing situations. It's popularity peaked in popularity in June of 2012.

  • Gotye - "Somebody That I Used to Know"

    Gotye - "Somebody That I Used to Know"

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

  • 2012 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2012?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2012?

    The best NBA players in 2012 were 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.

  • Time Person of the Year 2012.

    Time Person of the Year 2012.

    US President Barack Obama is named as the Time Person of Year in 2012 following his victory over Republican candidate Mitt Romney.

  • Who were the best football players in 2012?

    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.

  • 2012 in movies.

    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.

  • Argo.

    Argo.

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

  • Fifty Shades of Grey.

    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.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster were beginning to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 9 years, 4 months and 19 days have passed since March 10th, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 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 10th, 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 1331337600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 10th, 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 10th, 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 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 10th, 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.
  • 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.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.

Kid's TV shows on March 10th, 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.

  • Skylanders Giants figures
  • The LeapPad Explorer
  • The KidiZoom Camera
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • 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.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2012.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out March 10th, 2018 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on March 10th.

Chuck Norris

Actor.
Born on March 10th, 1940
He turned 72 on this day in 2012.

Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaeda Founder. Deceased
Born on March 10th, 1957
He was not alive on this date.

Timbaland

Music producer.
Born on March 10th, 1972
He turned 40 on this day in 2012.

Robin Thicke

Singer.
Born on March 10th, 1977
He turned 35 on this day in 2012.

Olivia Wilde

Actress.
Born on March 10th, 1984
She turned 28 on this day in 2012.

Weather on March 10th, 2012.

Historical weather information for March 10th, 2012.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 25.9 degrees Fahrenheit. -3.39 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.61 degrees Celsius.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on March 10th, 2012.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 10th, 2012.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 10th, 2012 was most likely conceived around the 1st of June, 2011.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 10th, 2012 is close to the 18th of December, 2012.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 10th, 2012.

  • A total of 3,429 days have passed since this date.
  • 489 weeks have passed.
  • 296,262,000 seconds have passed since the March 10th, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 345,639,000 times.
  • Since March 10th, 2012, the earth has travelled approximately 152,871,192,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 49,377,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 25,478,532 steps. That's about 11,324 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,555,144 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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