November 24th, 2012

November 24th, 2012, fell on a Saturday. It was day 329 of 2012. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since November 24th, 2012.


On This Date

Events that occurred on November 24th, 2012:

  • Puerto Rican professional boxer Hector Camacho is shot and killed.
  • The music video "Gangnam Style" by South Korean singer PSY becomes the most viewed video on Youtube.
  • English boxer Ricky Hatton has his last ever fight in a loss against Vyacheslav Senchenko.
  • 112 people are killed by a fire at a clothes factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 24th, 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 24th, 2012 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

In America, Thanksgiven Day and Black Friday have recently come and passed. People are now beginning to look forward to Christmas. 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. The music video "Gangnam Style" by South Korean singer PSY has just become the most viewed video on Youtube. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Desperate Housewives", "Real Housewives of New York City" and "RuPaul's Drag Race".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Terraria", "DayZ (mod)", "Mass Effect 3" and "Borderlands 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Glee", "Big Time Rush", "Good Luck Charlie" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates". Popular toys include the likes of "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 24th, 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:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 8 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since November 24th, 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 24th, 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 1353715200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around November 24th, 2012:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 24th, 2012, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: November 24th, 2012 falls under the Owl.
  • 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
  • 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 24th of November:


Weather

Weather information for November 24th, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 33.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 1.06 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.61 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.87cm.

US President

Who was the US President on November 24th, 2012?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 24th, 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 24th, 2012 was probably conceived around the 15th of February, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 24th, 2012 is the 3rd of September, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from November 24th, 2012.

  • Aston Villa and Arsenal draw 0-0.
  • Everton and Norwich draw 1-1.
  • Man United defeat QPR 3-1.
  • Stoke defeat Fulham 1-0.
  • Sunderland lose 4-2 at home to West Brom.
  • Wigan defeat Reading 3-2.

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.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about November 24th, 2012.

  • 2,926 days have passed since this date.
  • 252,806,400 seconds have passed since the November 24th, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 294,940,800 times.
  • Since November 24th, 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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