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March 12th, 2015.

March 12th, 2015, was a Thursday. It was day 71 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since March 12th, 2015.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

On this day.

What happened on March 12th, 2015?

  • Author Terry Pratchett passes away.
  • American chef Cristie Schoen and her husband J.T. Codd are murdered in Leicester, North Carolina.
  • The investment app Robinhood is launched.
  • The jihadist group ISIS annexes Boko Haram.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 12th, 2015.

  • United States: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Love Me like You Do - Ellie Goulding
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Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Chappie" was at the top of the box office on March 12th, 2015.

Take me back to March 12th, 2015!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is March 12th, 2015 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer.

In America, the song Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Love Me like You Do by Ellie Goulding is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Chappie is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment. It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier.

In Ireland, the trial of architect Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O'Hara is currently receiving widespread media attention. The 2015 Cricket World Cup is taking place in Australia and New Zealand. A photograph of "The Dress" has become a viral Internet sensation as people argue over whether the dress is colored "black and blue" or "white and gold".

The world of soccer is in shock following the arrest of Sunderland winger Adam Johnson on suspicion of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl. Tributes are rolling in for author Terry Pratchett, who has passed away at the age of 66 from Alzheimer's disease. Islamic terrorist groups ISIS and Boko Haram have recently announced that they are now allies.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Game of Thrones", "American Horror Story", "Rick and Morty" and "Jane the Virgin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Watchdogs", "Alien: Isolation", "Far Cry 4" and "Dying Light". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Paw Patrol" and "Every Witch Way".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 12th, 2015.

  • "Uptown Funk"

    "Uptown Funk"

    The song "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) won a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.

  • 2015 in music.

    2015 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    The best NBA players in 2015 were Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Marc Gasol and James Harden.

  • European Migrant Crisis.

    European Migrant Crisis.

    Throughout 2015, there was a lot of media focus on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.

  • Angela Merkel.

    Angela Merkel.

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel was named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.

  • Michelle Keegan.

    Michelle Keegan.

    English actress Michelle Keegan was named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.

  • Who were the best football players in 2015?

    Who were the best football players in 2015?

    In 2015, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Robert Lewandowski, Luis Suárez, Thomas Müller, Manuel Neuer, Eden Hazard, Andrés Iniesta and Alexis Sánchez.

  • 2015 in movies.

    2015 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.

  • Spotlight.

    Spotlight.

    The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 6 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since March 12th, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 12th, 2015, will be 6 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2015 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1426118400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 12th, 2015.

  • February 13th, 2015: The film "Fifty Shades of Grey" is released in movie theaters.
  • February 14th, 2015: The 2015 Cricket World Cup begins in Australia and New Zealand.
  • February 17th, 2015: Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is released.
  • February 17th, 2015: Total War: Attila is released.
  • February 19th, 2015: The final episode of "Two and a Half Men" is aired.
  • February 22nd, 2015: Eddie Redmayne wins the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role of Stephen Hawking in the movie The Theory of Everything.
  • February 22nd, 2015: Brie Larson wins the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Joy Newsome in the movie Room.
  • February 26th, 2015: The dress: A picture of a white and gold dress became an Internet sensation on this date.
  • February 27th, 2015: Rock singer Gary Glitter is sentenced to 16 years in prison for attempted rape and indecent assault.
  • February 27th, 2015: Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy passes away.
  • March 1st, 2015: Soccer: Chelsea win the 2015 League Cup final after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0.
  • March 2nd, 2015: Sunderland winger Adam Johnson is arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.
  • March 10th, 2015: Madonna releases her album "Rebel Heart".
  • March 10th, 2015: It is reported that Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended from Top Gear after a "fracas" with one of the show's producers.
  • This date: March 12th, 2015
  • March 17th, 2015: The movie "Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension" is released.
  • March 17th, 2015: Battlefield Hardline is released.
  • March 17th, 2015: The video game Final Fantasy Type-0 is released.
  • March 20th, 2015: The last episode of the musical TV series "Glee" is aired.
  • March 20th, 2015: Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser passes away at the age of 84.
  • March 24th, 2015: 150 people lose their lives after a co-pilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 deliberately crashes the aircraft into the French Alps.
  • March 25th, 2015: It is announced that Zayn Malik has left One Direction.
  • March 25th, 2015: Jeremy Clarkson is sacked by the BBC.
  • March 26th, 2015: Video streaming app Periscope is launched.
  • March 27th, 2015: Irish crime: Graham Dwyer is convicted of the murder of Elaine O'Hara.
  • March 29th, 2015: Wrestlemania 31: Seth Rollins cashes in his Money in the Bank contract before defeating Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns for the WWE Championship.
  • March 30th, 2015: The Prodigy's album "The Day Is My Enemy" is released.
  • April 2nd, 2015: A mass shooting at the Garissa University College in Kenya results in 148 deaths.
  • April 3rd, 2015: The film "Furious 7" is released in movie theaters.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 12th, 2015, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Pisces is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 12th, 2015 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on March 12th, 2015.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2015.

  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Girl Meets World
  • Sheriff Callie's Wild West
  • Every Witch Way
  • Paw Patrol
  • Dog with a Blog
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Lab Rats: Bionic Island
  • Austin & Ally
  • Jessie
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Glee
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2015.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2015.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Dying Light - Open world first person survival horror game.
  • Far Cry 4 - First-person shooter game.
  • Assassin's Creed: Unity - Action-adventure game.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
  • Alien: Isolation - Survival horror game.
  • Destiny - Online FPS game.
  • Watchdogs - Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 12th of March.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on March 12th, 2015.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 12th, 2015.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 12th, 2015 was most likely conceived around the 2nd of June, 2014.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 12th, 2015 is close to the 20th of December, 2015.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 12th, 2015.

  • A total of 2,284 days have passed since this date.
  • 326 weeks have passed.
  • 197,334,000 seconds have passed since the March 12th, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 230,223,000 times.
  • Since March 12th, 2015, the earth has travelled approximately 101,824,344,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 32,889,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,970,724 steps. That's about 7,543 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,368,008 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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