November 21st, 2012

November 21st, 2012, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 326 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years, 0 months and 6 days have passed since November 21st, 2012.


On This Date

Events that occurred on November 21st, 2012:

  • Football: Chelsea sack manager Roberto Di Matteo.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 21st, 2012:

  • United States: One More Night - Maroon 5
  • United Kingdom: Little Things - One Direction

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is November 21st, 2012 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. In America, it is the day before Thanksgiven Day and people are looking forward to tomorrow's dinner.

It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song One More Night by Maroon 5 is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Little Things by One Direction is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Skyfall is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. It's 2012, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Carly Rae Jepsen, Gotye, Flo Rida, LMFAO and Ellie Goulding.

Microsoft have released their new operating system "Windows 8". The recent passing of "Amendment 64" means that Colorado has become the first US state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The game "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" has just been released.

Nintendo have recently released their new video game console "the Wii U". This is the first Nintendo console to support HD graphics. Pop star Rihanna has released her new album "Unapologetic". The album contains songs such as "Diamonds" and Stay". Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo has recently been sacked despite winning the Champions League last season.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Futurama", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "The Vampire Diaries" and "American Horror Story". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "DayZ (mod)", "Sleeping Dogs", "Borderlands 2" and "Call of Duty: Black Ops II". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "LazyTown", "Glee" and "Big Time Rush".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3", "The LeapPad Explorer" and "The Wii U".


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 November 21st, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 8 years, 0 months and 6 days have passed since November 21st, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 47 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 November 21st, 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 1353456000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around November 21st, 2012:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 21st, 2012, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: November 21st, 2012 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.

2012 - Kid's TV

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

  • Dog with a Blog
  • 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 Wii U
  • The LeapPad Explorer
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of November:


Weather

Weather information for November 21st, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.7 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 40.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 4.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.28 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 9.14cm.

US President

Who was the US President on November 21st, 2012?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 21st, 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 November 21st, 2012 was probably conceived around the 12th of February, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 21st, 2012 is the 31st of August, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Developed by Treyarch.
  • Halo 4 - The fourth game in the series.
  • Borderlands 2 - Action role-playing game.
  • 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.
  • Terraria - Action-adventure sandbox game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about November 21st, 2012.

  • 2,928 days have passed since this date.
  • 252,979,200 seconds have passed since the November 21st, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 295,142,400 times.
  • Since November 21st, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 130,537,267,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,163,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,756,211 steps. That's about 9,669 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,035,750 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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