16th of December, 1991

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of December, 1991, fell on a Monday.
  • On this exact date: Kazakhstan declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 25 years, 9 months and 9 days have passed since the 16th of December, 1991.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 1991.
  • Day 350 of 1991.
  • Leap Year: 1991 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, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of December, 1991 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, 1991, will be 25 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-16-1991 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1991-12-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19911216" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 692841600.

Music Singles

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

  • United States: Black Or White - Michael Jackson
  • United Kingdom: Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives - Queen

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" 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 December, 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.

  • Grunge

    A rock subgenre called "Grunge" is starting to take off. During this period, Nirvana release their album "Nevermind" and Pearl Jam release their album "Ten".

Weather

Weather information for the 16th of December, 1991:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 17.8 degrees Fahrenheit. -7.89 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 11.68cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.03cm.

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 December, 1991.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of December, 1991 was probably conceived around the 8th of March, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of December, 1991 is the 24th of September, 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 December:

Television

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

  • Home Improvement - Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.
  • Darkwing Duck - Cartoon.
  • Rugrats - Animated TV series about a group of toddlers.
  • The Ren & Stimpy Show - Animated cartoon series.
  • 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 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.
  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.

Computer Games

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

  • Civilization - A strategy game that was created by Sid Meier and Bruce Shelley.
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past - The third installment in the series. Released on the SNES.
  • Streets of Rage - A side-scrolling beat-em-up game that was released on the Sega.
  • Sonic the Hedgehog - A platform video game that was released for the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Battletoads - Platform video game.
  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

How old was I?

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of December, 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 December, 1991.

  • 9,414 days have passed since this date.
  • 813,366,000 seconds have passed since the 16th of December, 1991.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 948,927,000 times.
  • Since the 16th of December, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 419,696,856,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 135,561,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 69,949,476 steps. That's about 31,089 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,760,392 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

Comments

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