16th of August, 1977
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 16th of August, 1977, fell on a Tuesday.
On this exact date:
Elvis Presley is found dead on his bathroom floor. Decade: 1970s.
41 years, 11 months and 6 days have passed since the 16th of August, 1977.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of
Day 228 of
1977. Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of August, 1977 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of August, 1977, will be 41 years of age.
American Format: 08-16-1977 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1977-08-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19770816" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 240534000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of August, 1977:
United States: I Just Want To Be Your Everything - Andy Gibb
United Kingdom: I Feel Love - Donna Summer 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 16th of August, 1977.
1977 in music.
Popular music artists in 1977 included Rod Stewart, Andy Gibb, The Emotions, ABBA, Barbra Streisand, Hot, Kenny Nolan, Thelma Houston, Rita Coolidge and Alan O'Day.
Elvis Presley's Death
On the 16th of August, 1977, cultural icon Elvis Presley was found dead on his bathroom floor.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 16th of August, 1977. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of August, 1977 was probably conceived around the
6th of November, 1976. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of August, 1977 is the
26th of May, 1978. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
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Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of August:
16th of August, 1954: The first issue of Sports Illustrated is published.
16th of August, 1975: American serial killer Ted Bundy is arrested for the first time.
16th of August, 1981: Thin Lizzy headline at Slane.
16th of August, 1989: A solar flare from the Sun creates a geomagnetic storm that affects micro chips, leading to a halt of all trading on Toronto's stock market.
16th of August, 1989: Uncle Buck (1989) is released in cinemas.
16th of August, 1995: The first version of Internet Explorer is released.
16th of August, 1995: The movie The Usual Suspects (1995) is released.
16th of August, 2012: South African police fatally shoot 34 miners and wound 78 more during an industrial dispute near Rustenburg.
16th of August, 1985: The Return of the Living Dead (1985) is released in cinemas. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Eight Is Enough - Television series about the "Bradford brood" and their father.
Three's Company - Sitcom about two girls and their male room mate.
Quincy, M.E. - TV show about a Los Angeles County medical examiner called Dr. Quincy.
Charlie's Angels - TV show about three female police academy-trained private detectives.
Black Sheep Squadron - TV show about a misfit squadron in World War Two.
The Muppet Show - American TV show that included characters such as Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.
What's Happening!! - Comedy TV show about three young men called Raj, Dwayne and Rerun.
Laverne & Shirley - Series about two roommates called Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney.
The Bionic Woman - Starring Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers.
Wonder Woman - TV show about a superhero called Diana Prince. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of August:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of August, 1977.
15,315 days have passed since this date.
1,323,216,000 seconds have passed since the 16th of August, 1977.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,543,752,000 times.
Since the 16th of August, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 682,779,456,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 220,536,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 113,796,576 steps. That's about 50,576 miles!
Since this date, 15,878,592 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Terca-feira. Random Dates
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