June 2nd, 2012

June 2nd, 2012, fell on a Saturday. Day 154 of 2012. Decade: 2010s.

8 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since June 2nd, 2012.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 2nd, 2012:

  • United States: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gitye ft Kimbra
  • United Kingdom: We Are Young - Fun ft Janelle Monae

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Snow White and the Huntsman" 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 June 2nd, 2012.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • UEFA Euro 2012

    The 2012 UEFA European Football Championship is held in Poland and Ukraine. Spain win the competition after defeating Italy 4-0.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 8 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since June 2nd, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 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 June 2nd, 2012, will be 8 years of age.
  • People born in 2012 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1338591600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around June 2nd, 2012:

  • May 4th, 2012: The Avengers is released in cinemas.
  • May 5th, 2012: Chelsea win the FA Cup after defeating Liverpool 2-1.
  • May 8th, 2012: Jermaine Paul wins the second season of The Voice.
  • May 9th, 2012: Minecraft is released on the XBox 360.
  • May 13th, 2012: Manchester City win their first Premier League title after scoring two late goals against Queens Park Rangers
  • May 19th, 2012: The 2012 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Bayern Munich of Germany and Chelsea of England. Chelsea win on penalties.
  • May 23rd, 2012: Phillip Phillips wins the 11th season of American Idol.
  • May 23rd, 2012: Actor Jim Parsons comes out as gay.
  • June 1st, 2012: Prometheus (2012) is released in cinemas.
  • June 4th, 2012: Football: Eden Hazard signs for Chelsea
  • June 7th, 2012: Rapper Lil Phat is shot dead outside of Northside Hospital in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
  • June 8th, 2012: The 2012 UEFA European Championship kicks off in Poland and Ukraine.
  • June 17th, 2012: Rodney King is found dead.
  • June 21st, 2012: The Miami Heat win the 2012 NBA Finals after they defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 4-1.
  • June 22nd, 2012: The animated movie Brave (2012) is released.
  • June 26th, 2012: Football: Olivier Giroud signs for Arsenal.
  • June 29th, 2012: The film Magic Mike (2012) is released.
  • June 29th, 2012: The film Ted (2012), starring Mark Wahlberg, is released in movie theaters.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 2nd, 2012, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: June 2nd, 2012 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • Futurama - Animated series.

2012 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2012.

"Doc McStuffins" - "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" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of June:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of June:

  • Republic Day (Italy)

Weather

Weather information for June 2nd, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.7 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 58.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.44 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 25.4cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on June 2nd, 2012.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on June 2nd, 2012 was probably conceived around the 24th of August, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 2nd, 2012 is the 12th of March, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Diablo III - An action RPG game.
  • 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.

2nd of June

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of June:

  • June 2nd, 1953: Elizabeth II is crowned as the Queen of England.
  • June 2nd, 1976: Arizona Republic reporter Don Bolles is murdered by a car bomb.
  • June 2nd, 1979: American actor Jim Hutton dies of liver cancer.
  • June 2nd, 1995: A United States Air Force F-16 piloted by Captain Scott O'Grady is shot down over Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • June 2nd, 2004: Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Chelsea.
  • June 2nd, 2015: FIFA President Sepp Blatter resigns.
  • June 2nd, 2015: The game Batman: Arkham Knight is released.
  • June 2nd, 1971: Football: Ajax win the European Cup after they defeat Panathinaikos 2-0.
  • June 2nd, 1987: Whitney Houston releases her album "Whitney".
  • June 2nd, 1989: Dead Poets Society (1989) is released.
  • June 2nd, 1999: The TV show "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" comes to an end after six years.
  • June 2nd, 2008: Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Inter Milan.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on June 2nd, 2012.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about June 2nd, 2012.

  • 2,926 days have passed since this date.
  • 252,806,400 seconds have passed since the June 2nd, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 294,940,800 times.
  • Since June 2nd, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 130,448,102,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,134,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,741,350 steps. That's about 9,663 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,033,677 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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