3rd of December, 2012

The 3rd of December, 2012, fell on a Monday. Day 338 of 2012. Decade: 2010s.

7 years, 5 months and 27 days have passed since the 3rd of December, 2012.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of December, 2012:

  • It is announced that Prince William and Catherine Middleton are expecting their first child.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of December, 2012:

  • United States: Diamonds - Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Troublemaker - Olly Murs

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" 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 the 3rd of December, 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.

  • Apocalypse

    A lot of media attention is being given to the "Mayan Apocalypse", which is due to take place on Friday, the 21st of December, 2012.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 7 years, 5 months and 27 days have passed since the 3rd of December, 2012.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 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 the 3rd of December, 2012, will be 7 years of age.
  • People born in 2012 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1354492800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of December, 2012:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of December, 2012, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2012 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of December, 2012 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

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.

"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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of December:


Weather

Weather information for the 3rd of December, 2012:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 48.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 9 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 8.89cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.94 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 4.57cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 3rd of December, 2012.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of December, 2012 was probably conceived around the 24th of February, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of December, 2012 is the 12th of September, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 3rd of December, 2012.

  • Newcastle defeat Wigan 3-0.

Computer 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.

3rd of December

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of December:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of December, 2012.

  • 2,736 days have passed since this date.
  • 236,386,800 seconds have passed since the 3rd of December, 2012.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 275,784,600 times.
  • Since the 3rd of December, 2012, earth has travelled approximately 121,975,588,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 39,397,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,329,265 steps. That's about 9,035 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,836,642 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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