September 2nd, 2012, fell on a Sunday. It was day 246 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.
8 years, 1 months and 24 days have passed since September 2nd, 2012.
On This Date
Events that occurred on September 2nd, 2012:
Westlife singer Brian McFadden and model Vogue Williams are married.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 2nd, 2012:
United States: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together - Taylor Swift
United Kingdom: Bom Bom - Sam and the Womp
Movie Box Office
What 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 2nd, 2012 and it's a Sunday. 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. 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.
Former Westlife singer Brian McFadden and model Vogue Williams have been married. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Sons of Anarchy", "Modern Family" and "Black Mirror". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Terraria", "Battlefield 3", "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" and "Sleeping Dogs".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "iCarly", "Glee", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" and "Jessie".
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 2nd, 2012.
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.
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 and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
8 years, 1 months and 24 days have passed since September 2nd, 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 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 1346540400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around September 2nd, 2012:
August 15th, 2012: Dutch striker Robin van Persie leaves Arsenal to join their rivals Manchester United.
August 16th, 2012: South African police fatally shoot 34 miners and wound 78 more during an industrial dispute near Rustenburg.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on September 2nd, 2012.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on September 2nd, 2012 was probably conceived around the 24th of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 2nd, 2012 is the 12th of June, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from September 2nd, 2012.
Liverpool lose 2-0 at home to Arsenal.
Newcastle and Aston Villa draw 1-1.
Southampton lose 3-2 at home to Man United.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about September 2nd, 2012.
2,976 days have passed since this date.
257,130,000 seconds have passed since the September 2nd, 2012.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 299,985,000 times.
Since September 2nd, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 132,679,080,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,855,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 22,113,180 steps. That's about 9,828 miles!
Since this date, 3,085,560 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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