16th of May, 1991

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of May, 1991, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 26 years, 6 months and 5 days have passed since the 16th of May, 1991.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 1991.
  • Day 136 of 1991.
  • Leap Year: 1991 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of May, 1991 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of May, 1991, will be 26 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-16-1991 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1991-05-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19910516" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 674348400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 1991:

  • United States: I Like The Way - Hi-Five
  • United Kingdom: It's In His Kiss - Cher

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "F/X 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 May, 1991.

  • Early 1990s Fashion

    Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.

  • Soviet Union

    Throughout 1991, the Soviet Union continues to dissolve, as multiple countries declare their independence.

Weather

Weather information for the 16th of May, 1991:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 74.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.78 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.

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 May, 1991.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of May, 1991 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of May, 1991 is the 23rd of February, 1992. (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 May:

  • 16th of May, 1984: Andy Kaufman dies of cancer.
  • 16th of May, 2002: Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) is released.
  • 16th of May, 2009: Manchester United clinch their third successive Premier League title after drawing 0-0 against Arsenal.

Television

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

  • Dinosaurs - TV series about a family of dinosaurs.
  • Clarissa Explains It All - Nickelodeon TV series.
  • Beverly Hills, 90210 - A series that followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in Beverly Hills.
  • The Flash - CBS TV show starring John Wesley Shipp as Flash.
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Sitcom about an inner-city teenager who moves to his aunt's house in Bel-Air.
  • Blossom - Starring Mayim Bialik as teenager Blossom Russo.
  • Twin Peaks - Crime drama.
  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.
  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.
  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.

Computer Games

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

  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.
  • Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse - A platform game that was originally released on the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Wing Commander - A sci-fi space simulation game that was released for PC DOS.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of May, 1991. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 1991.

  • 9,683 days have passed since this date.
  • 836,614,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 1991.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 976,050,600 times.
  • Since the 16th of May, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 431,693,236,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 139,435,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,948,873 steps. That's about 31,977 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,039,378 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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