16th of December, 1981
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 16th of December, 1981, fell on a Wednesday.
36 years, 9 months and 9 days have passed since the 16th of December, 1981.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of
Day 350 of
1981. Leap Year: 1981 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Sagittarius.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1981 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of December, 1981 falls under the Owl.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of December, 1981, will be 36 years of age.
American Format: 12-16-1981 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1981-12-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19811216" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 377308800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of December, 1981:
United States: Physical - Olivia Newton-John
United Kingdom: Don't You Want Me - Human League 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 December, 1981.
Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 16th of December, 1981. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of December, 1981 was probably conceived around the
8th of March, 1981. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of December, 1981 is the
25th of September, 1982. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of December:
16th of December, 1985: American Mafia boss Paul Castellano is shot to death outside of Sparks Steak House in Manhattan.
16th of December, 1991: Kazakhstan declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
16th of December, 2005: Actor John Spencer dies from a heart attack.
16th of December, 2005: The movie King Kong (2005) is released.
16th of December, 2007: American politician Ron Paul sets a record by raising over six million dollars online in just 24 hours.
16th of December, 2014: The Peshawar school massacre occurs when members of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan attack an Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan. 145 people are killed
16th of December, 1988: Rain Man (1988) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 1994: Dumb & Dumber (1994) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 1995: The last episode of "The Ren & Stimpy Show" is aired.
16th of December, 2011: Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2011: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011), starring Robert Downey, Jr., is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2011: Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2013: The video game "DayZ" is released. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Smurfs - Animated fantasy-comedy television series.
Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends - Animated television series that ran in the early 1980s.
Only Fools and Horses - British television comedy.
Magnum, P.I. - Starring Tom Selleck as Private Investigator Thomas Magnum.
Knots Landing - American soap opera.
Archie Bunker's Place - Sitcom starring Carroll O'Connor.
Trapper John, M.D. - Medical drama.
Hart to Hart - TV show about a couple who moonlight as detectives.
The Dukes of Hazzard - American television series.
Mork & Mindy - Comedy TV show about an alien called Mork. Starring Robin Williams. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of December:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of December, 1981.
13,432 days have passed since this date.
1,160,521,200 seconds have passed since the 16th of December, 1981.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,353,941,400 times.
Since the 16th of December, 1981, earth has travelled approximately 598,828,939,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 193,420,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 99,804,823 steps. That's about 44,358 miles!
Since this date, 13,926,254 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Quarta-feira. Random Dates
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