16th of March, 1989

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of March, 1989, fell on a Thursday.
  • Born on this exact date: Theo Walcott: Soccer player.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 29 years, 8 months and 27 days have passed since the 16th of March, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1989.
  • Day 75 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of March, 1989 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of March, 1989, will be 29 years of age.
  • American Format: 03-16-1989 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1989-03-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19890316" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 606009600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of March, 1989:

  • United States: Lost In Your Eyes - Debbie Gibson
  • United Kingdom: Too Many Broken Hearts - Jason Donovan

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Lean on Me" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Weather

Weather information for the 16th of March, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 7.5 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 31.4 degrees Fahrenheit. -0.33 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 5.56 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 14.99cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 16th of March, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of March, 1989 was probably conceived around the 6th of June, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of March, 1989 is the 24th of December, 1989. (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 March:

  • 16th of March, 1965: Police clash with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee marchers in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • 16th of March, 1966: The first Vans shoe store is opened in California.
  • 16th of March, 1968: The My Lai Massacre occurs in Vietnam.
  • 16th of March, 1970: Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
  • 16th of March, 1985: Reporter Terry Anderson is taken hostage by Shiite Hezbollah militants in Beirut. He is not released until 1991
  • 16th of March, 1988: Iran-Contra affair: Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North and Vice Admiral John Poindexter are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
  • 16th of March, 1988: The Milltown Cemetery attack occurs when loyalist paramilitary Michael Stone launches a gun and grenade attack on mourners at an IRA funeral.
  • 16th of March, 2012: The comedy movie 21 Jump Street (2012) is released in cinemas.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.
  • The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean?Luc Picard.
  • Full House - Sitcom about a widowed man who looks after his three daughters.
  • 21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.
  • Married... with Children - Comedy series starring Ed O'Neill as Al Bundy.
  • Matlock - Legal drama starring Andy Griffith.
  • ALF - About an alien called ALF.
  • The Equalizer - About a retired secret agent called Robert McCall.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • SimCity - A city-building game that was released for the Macintosh computer.
  • Mega Man 2 - Second installment in the Mega Man series. Released on the NES.
  • Super Mario Bros. 3 - Platform video game that was published on the Nintendo Entertainment System.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of March:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of March, 1989.

  • 10,862 days have passed since this date.
  • 938,476,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of March, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,094,889,600 times.
  • Since the 16th of March, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 484,254,028,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 156,412,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 80,709,005 steps. That's about 35,871 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,261,722 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Thursday" in other languages is:

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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