Tuesday July 12, 2011: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 7/12/2011, UK date format: 12/7/2011

July 12th, 2011 was the 193rd day of the year 2011 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Cancer. The day of the week was Tuesday.

The number one song in US was Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO.

Kick-Ass, directed by Matthew Vaughn, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2011 while Carte Blanche by Jeffery Deaver was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Sweet Home Alabama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bodycount or Amnesty – the game.

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 | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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July 12, 2011 Events

What happened on July 12, 2011?

Historical Events

  • A drone attack by the United States in Pakistan's South Waziristan area results in 7 deaths and 3 injuries.
  • Chilean police clash with miners
  • After recent attacks, thousands fled Maiduguri in Borno State.
  • Juan E. Mendez, United Nations special rapporteur for torture and other cruel inhuman or degrading punishments or treatment, suggests that the United States is breaking UN rules by refusing unmonitored entry to Bradley Manning, a young soldier the Obama administration accuses, of passing classified information about secret U.S. activities on to WikiLeaks whistleblower site.
  • According to reports, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency(CIA) set up a fake vaccine program in Abbottabad in order to get a DNA sample for Osama Bin Laden's family.
  • Arab Spring
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What happened on July 12 in history? Find out the list of July 12th major events

What was 2011 famous for? Discover everything about 2011

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July 12, 2011 Famous Birthdays

Other July 12th famous birthdays

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How old am I?

If July 12, 2011 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 July 12.

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July 12, 2011 Famous Deaths

Who died on July 12, 2011?

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July 12, 2011 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Cancer personality

Who should a Cancer marry?

Babies born in July are either Cancer or Leo. People born before July 22nd are Cancer, while people born from July 23rd have the sign of Leo

Personality of July born

Chinese Zodiac

Rabbit chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Rabbit

Element: Metal

Rabbit personality

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July 12, 2011 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was July 12, 2011?

The day of the week was Tuesday.

July 12th marks the 192nd day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2011.

There are 172 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


July 12, 2011 Holidays and Observances

What is special on July 12, 2011?


  • Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
  • Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
  • Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
  • Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
  • The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
  • Kiribati - Independence Day
  • RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
  • Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
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Music charts

What was the number one song on July 12, 2011? Which were the top hits on July 12, 2011?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Party Rock Anthem
  2. - Give Me Everything
  3. - Rolling In The Deep
  4. - Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)youtube
  5. - Super Bass

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - I'm On One
  2. - Motivation
  3. - Sure Thing
  4. - My Last
  5. - How To Love

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Rope
  2. - Country Song
  3. - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. - Walk
  5. - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Taboo
  2. - You
  3. - Ven A Bailar
  4. - Give Me Everything
  5. - Te Amo y Te Amo

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Release year: 2011

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Garrett M. Brown

Country: United States of America

Crazy, Stupid, Love.

Crazy, Stupid, Love.

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa

Starring: Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Emma Stone

Country: United States of America

Let Me In

Let Me In

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins, Cara Buono

Country: United States of America

Rabbit Hole

Rabbit Hole

Release year: 2011

Directed by: John Cameron Mitchell

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller

Country: United States of America

Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Samuel L. Jackson, Hayley Atwell

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Sweet Home Alabama

Sweet Home Alabama

Release year: 2011

Directed by: WDP

The Division

The Division

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Eric Won

Terra Nova

Terra Nova

Release year: 2011

Country: United States of America

China, IL

China, IL

Release year: 2011

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 2011?


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Carte Blanche by Jeffery Deaver

Carte Blanche


James Bond in a way you've never seen him before...in this smashing thriller from Jeffrey Deaver. A Night Action alert takes James Bond from dinner with a gorgeous woman.

The Devil Colony by James Rollins

The Devil Colony


James Rollins, New York Times bestseller, presents a novel with boundless imagination and meticulous investigation that dares answer the terrifying question at America's heart.

Reckless Endangerment by Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner

Reckless Endangerment


Washington Post Notable Nonfiction book for 2011 One of The Economist’s 2011 Books of the year In Reckless Endangerment Gretchen Morgenson exposes the ways in which watchdogs were supposed to protect

Silver Girl by Elin Hilderbrand

Silver Girl


Meredith Martin Delinn lost her home, friends, and social standing because Freddy, her husband, cheated wealthy investors out of billions.

The Greater Journey by David McCullough

The Greater Journey


This #1 Bestseller tells the incredible story of American writers, artists, and doctors who traveled to Paris as the intellectual, scientific and artistic capital of Europe.

Birth chart on this day

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?



Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Codemasters

Amnesty – the game

Amnesty – the game

Genre: Serious game

X-Men: Destiny

X-Men: Destiny

Platform: Nintendo DS; PlayStation 3; Xbox 360; Wii

Genre: Beat 'em up; Action role-playing

Publisher: Activision

Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Platform: Wii, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Sports, party

Publisher: JP Nintendo; NA / PAL Sega

The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav

The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Point-and-click adventure game

Publisher: Deep Silver


July 12, 2011 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

First Quarter

The moon phase for July 12, 2011 is First Quarter.

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $81.51
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $353.53
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.55
  • General Electric GE: opens at $18.43
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $174.93

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 79.14 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.9651 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.8296 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.472 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 110.55 JPY

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