September 1st, 2012

September 1st, 2012, fell on a Saturday. It was day 245 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years, 7 months and 21 days have passed since September 1st, 2012.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 1st, 2012:

  • United States: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together - Taylor Swift
  • United Kingdom: Bom Bom - Sam and the Womp

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Expendables 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is September 1st, 2012 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves. In America, the song We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together by Taylor Swift is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Bom Bom by Sam and the Womp is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Expendables 2 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.

It's 2012, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Carly Rae Jepsen, Gotye, Flo Rida, LMFAO and Ellie Goulding. An app called Instagram is currently surging in popularity. A song called "Gangnam Style" by South Koeran singer Psy is currently going viral at the moment.

The run-up to the 2012 United States presidential election is currently taking place, as President Barack Obama goes up against Republican nominee Mitt Romney. A new song called "Thrift Shop" by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis has just hit the airwaves. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "CSI: NY", "Prison Break", "Glee" and "Jersey Shore".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gears of War 3", "Batman: Arkham City", "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" and "Mass Effect 3". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Ben 10", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates". Popular toys include the likes of "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "The LeapPad Explorer".


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 September 1st, 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.

  • 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.

  • Gangnam Style

    PSY's "Gangnam Style" Youtube video is published on the 15th of July, 2012. Over the following weeks and months, it goes viral.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 8 years, 7 months and 21 days have passed since September 1st, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 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 September 1st, 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 1346454000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around September 1st, 2012:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 1st, 2012, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: September 1st, 2012 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • 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.

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

2012 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2012:

  • The LeapPad Explorer
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video Games

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

  • Sleeping Dogs - An open-world adventure game.
  • 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.
  • Terraria - Action-adventure sandbox game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 1st of September:


Weather

Weather information for September 1st, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 76.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.83 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on September 1st, 2012?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on September 1st, 2012?

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

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on September 1st, 2012 was probably conceived around the 23rd of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 1st, 2012 is the 11th of June, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from September 1st, 2012.

  • Man City defeat QPR 3-1.
  • Swansea and Sunderland draw 2-2.
  • Tottenham and Norwich draw 1-1.
  • West Brom defeat Everton 2-0.
  • West Ham defeat Fulham 3-0.
  • Wigan and Stoke draw 2-2.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about September 1st, 2012.

  • 3,155 days have passed since this date.
  • 272,592,000 seconds have passed since the September 1st, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 318,024,000 times.
  • Since September 1st, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 140,657,472,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 45,432,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,442,912 steps. That's about 10,419 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,271,104 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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