Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of August, 1993 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of August, 1993, will be 25 years of age.
American Format: 08-16-1993 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1993-08-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19930816" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 745455600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of August, 1993:
United States: Can't Help Falling In Love - UB40
United Kingdom: Living On My Own - Freddie Mercury
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Rising Sun" 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 August, 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.
Weather information for the 16th of August, 1993:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.4 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 73.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.11 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 4.32cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 16th of August, 1993.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 16th of August, 1993. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of August, 1993. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of August, 1993.
9,437 days have passed since this date.
815,356,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of August, 1993.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 951,249,600 times.
Since the 16th of August, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 420,724,108,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 135,892,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 70,120,685 steps. That's about 31,165 miles!
Since this date, 9,784,282 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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