16th of May, 1992

The 16th of May, 1992, fell on a Saturday. Day 137 of 1992. Decade: 1990s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 16th of May, 1992:

  • Guns N' Roses headline at Slane.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 1992:

  • United States: Jump - Kriss Kross
  • United Kingdom: Please Don't Go - KWS

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Basic Instinct" 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, 1992.

  • 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.

  • Bill Clinton.

    Bill Clinton was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1992.

  • 1992 in movies.

    Movies released in 1992 included Aladdin, The Bodyguard, Home Alone 2, Lethal Weapon 3, Batman Returns, A Few Good Men, Sister Act, Wayne's World, Alien 3, Bram Stoker's Dracula, White Men Can't Jump and The Mighty Ducks.

  • 1992 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1992 included Kris Kross, Vanessa Williams, U2, Boyz II Men, Whitney Houston, Madonna, The Black Crowes and Sir Mix-a-Lot.

  • The Bosnian War

    During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • Eurovision 1992

    The 1992 Eurovision song contest is held in Malmö, Sweden. Ireland win the contest with the song "Why Me?" by Linda Martin.


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 27 years, 6 months and 26 days have passed since the 16th of May, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 1992.
  • Leap Year: 1992 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of May, 1992, will be 27 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 705970800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 16th of May, 1992:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 16th of May, 1992, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of May, 1992 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Weather

Weather information for the 16th of May, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 63.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.5 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.39 degrees Celsius.

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, 1992.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of May, 1992 was probably conceived around the 7th of August, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of May, 1992 is the 23rd of February, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

16th of May

Events that have occurred on the 16th of May:


Television

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

  • Barney & Friends - Children's TV show about a talking dinosaur called Barney.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 1992.

  • 10,068 days have passed since this date.
  • 869,878,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,014,858,600 times.
  • Since the 16th of May, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 448,857,460,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 144,979,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 74,809,577 steps. That's about 33,249 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,438,546 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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