Saturday June 02, 2012: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 6/2/2012, UK date format: 2/6/2012

June 2nd, 2012 was the 154th day of the year 2012 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Gemini. The day of the week was Saturday.

The number one song in US was Somebody That I Used To Know by Gotye.

Moneyball, directed by Bennett Miller, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2012 while Home by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Harmontown. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deep Black or The Darkness II.

The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Books | Videogames

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June 02, 2012 Events

What happened on June 02, 2012?

Historical Events

  • Syrian uprising (2011-present).
  • At least 12 people are killed and more than 40 injured in clashes between supporters and enemies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Tripoli, a Lebanese port.
  • Two militants are killed in a drone attack by the United States. The drone strike was conducted in North-West Pakistan.
  • The War in Afghanistan (2001 to present): Four aid workers were kidnapped in northern Afghanistan by Taliban insurgents on May 22. They were rescued by ISAF forces.
  • After overtaking the runway at Accra's Kotoka International Airport, Ghana, an Allied Air cargo plane crashed into a minibus killing at least twelve people.
  • An Egyptian court found former president Hosni Mubarak guilty of complicity in the murders of protesters during the 2011 revolution that toppled Mubarak. Both are sentenced for life in prison. All three of Mubarak's sons, Gamal, and Alaa, were acquitted of separate corruption charges.
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What happened on June 02 in history? Find out the list of June 2nd major events

What was 2012 famous for? Discover everything about 2012


June 02, 2012 Famous Birthdays

Other June 2nd famous birthdays

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How old am I?

If June 02, 2012 is your birthday you are 11 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on June 02.

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June 02, 2012 Famous Deaths

Other June 2nd famous deaths

  • Rex Harrison

    British actor who is internationally recognized on film and stage.

  • Mel Ferrer

    Elberon, New Jersey -- Actor (Longest Day, Eaten Alive, 5th Floor).

  • The Intel Corporation was co-founded by an American businessman and inventor.

  • Indian Jesuit priest and psychotherapist (Born in 1931).

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June 02, 2012 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Gemini personality

Who should a Gemini marry?

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer

Personality of June born

Chinese Zodiac

Dragon chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Dragon

Element: Water

Dragon personality

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Can the numbers in June 02, 2012 reveal something about your future ? Find out


June 02, 2012 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was June 02, 2012?

The day of the week was Saturday.

June 2nd marks the 153rd day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2012.

There are 212 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


June 02, 2012 Holidays and Observances

What is special on June 02, 2012?


  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
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Music charts

What was the number one song on June 02, 2012? Which were the top hits on June 02, 2012?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Somebody That I Used To Know
  2. - Call Me Maybe
  3. - Payphone
  4. - We Are Young
  5. - Starships

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Climax
  2. - Birthday Cake
  3. - Cashin' Out
  4. - Leave You Alone
  5. - UP!

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Burn It Down
  2. - Gold On The Ceiling
  3. - Somebody That I Used To Know
  4. - Live To Rise
  5. - We Are Young

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Ai Se Eu Te Pego
  2. - Bailando Por El Mundo
  3. - Llamada de Mi Ex
  4. - El Mejor Perfume
  5. - Un Hombre Normal

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Release year: 2012

Directed by: Bennett Miller

Starring: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States of America

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Release year: 2012

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Paula Patton

Country: United States of America

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Release year: 2012

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson

Country: United States of America

Killer Joe

Killer Joe

Release year: 2012

Directed by: William Friedkin

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple, Thomas Haden Church

Country: United States of America

J. Edgar

J. Edgar

Release year: 2012

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts, Josh Hamilton

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Release year: 2012

Directed by: Neil Berkeley

Burning Love

Burning Love

Release year: 2012

Directed by: Ken Marino



Release year: 2012

Directed by: Stephen Tolkin

Satyamev Jayate

Satyamev Jayate

Release year: 2012

Starring: Aamir Khan

Country: India

Any Day Now

Any Day Now

Release year: 2012

Directed by: Travis Fine


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Home by Toni Morrison



New York Times Notable BookA Washington Post Notable Work of FictionA Top Book of the Year: NPR/AV Club, St.

The Columbus Affair by Steve Berry

The Columbus Affair


One puzzling possibility binds a family's secrets, a fanatic and a covert arm from the American government.

The Family Corleone by Ed Falco

The Family Corleone


New York, 1933. The Great Depression is raging in New York City and across the country. New York's crime families have thrived during this period. But with the coming

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins



Now available in paperback, the third book in Suzanne Collins’s bestselling Hunger Games trilogy. "My name's Katniss Everdeen. Why isn't I dead? I should be dead. "Katniss

Lots Of Candles, Plenty Of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Lots Of Candles, Plenty Of Cake


INCLUDING A CONVERSATION BEHIND MERYL STREEP & ANNA QUINDLEN. [Quindlen] offers generous portions of her intelligent, commonsensical and irresistibly quotable view on life.

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on June 2nd, 2012 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Deep Black

Deep Black

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: 505 Games

The Darkness II

The Darkness II

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, OS X, OnLive

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: 2K Games

Choplifter HD

Choplifter HD

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360[2][3] Ouya

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: inXile Entertainment Konami (XBLA)

Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes

Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes

Platform: Windows OS X

Genre: Graphic adventure

Diabolical Pitch

Diabolical Pitch

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Action, sports

Publisher: Microsoft Studios


June 02, 2012 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Full Moon

The moon phase for June 02, 2012 is Full Moon.

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Sport Games on June 02, 2012

Sport Games on June 02, 2012

La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Las Palmas - Sabadell : 3 - 2
  • Murcia - Girona : 1 - 2
  • Recreativo - Cartagena : 1 - 2
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