Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 15th of May, 1993 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 15th of May, 1993, will be 26 years of age.
American Format: 05-15-1993 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1993-05-15. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19930515" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 737420400.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 15th of May:
Constituent Assembly Day (Lithuania)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 15th of May, 1993:
United States: Informer - Snow
United Kingdom: Five Live (EP) - George Michael & Queen with Lisa Stansfield
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Dave" 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 15th of May, 1993.
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.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
During 1993, a game called Pogs began to spread throughout the world.
1993 in music.
Popular music artists in 1993 included Nirvana, Whitney Houston, Meat Loaf, 2 Unlimited, Ace Of Base, Janet Jackson, Haddaway, UB40, Mariah Carey, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam and Dr Dre.
The 1993 Eurovision song contest is held in Millstreet, Ireland. The host nation win the contest with the song "In Your Eyes" by Niamh Kavanagh.
Weather information for the 15th of May, 1993:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 62.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 16.78 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.78cm.
15th of May, 1969: American teenager Robert Rayford dies of a mysterious illness in Missouri. Nearly two decades later, it is discovered that this was one of the first cases of AIDS in the United States
15th of May, 1972: Democratic presidential candidate George Wallace is shot five times in an assassination attempt in Laurel, Maryland.
15th of May, 1981: American serial killer Lemuel Smith murders a female correctional officer by the name of Donna Payant.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 15th of May, 1993. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of May, 1993.
9,562 days have passed since this date.
826,156,800 seconds have passed since the 15th of May, 1993.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 963,849,600 times.
Since the 15th of May, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 426,296,908,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 137,692,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,049,485 steps. That's about 31,578 miles!
Since this date, 9,913,882 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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