16th of December, 2005
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 16th of December, 2005, fell on a Friday.
On this exact date:
Actor John Spencer dies from a heart attack. Share On this exact date:
The movie King Kong (2005) is released. Share Decade: 2000s.
12 years, 6 months and 9 days have passed since the 16th of December, 2005.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of
Day 350 of
2005. Leap Year: 2005 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, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of December, 2005 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, 2005, will be 12 years of age.
American Format: 12-16-2005 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2005-12-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20051216" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1134691200.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of December, 2005:
United States: Run It - Chris Brown
United Kingdom: Stickwitu - Pussycat Dolls Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
The Chronicles of Narnia" 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, 2005.
Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2005, a social network called Bebo was beginning to rise in popularity in countries such as Ireland, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
English model Kelly Brook is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2005.
Time Person of the Year 2005
U2 singer Bono, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are listed as the Time Person of the Year 2005; under the title "The Good Samaritans."
Chuck Norris Facts
In 2005, "Chuck Norris Facts" began to take-off in popularity.
Weather information for the 16th of December, 2005:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.1 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 32.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.22 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.41cm.
London, England: Temperature: 8.44 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 16th of December, 2005. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of December, 2005 was probably conceived around the
8th of March, 2005. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of December, 2005 is the
25th of September, 2006. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
18th of November, 2005: The film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) is released.
18th of November, 2005: Walk the Line (2005) is released in movie theaters.
22nd of November, 2005: The Xbox 360 is released.
8th of December, 2005: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) is released.
9th of December, 2005: Brokeback Mountain (2005) is released in movie theaters.
23rd of December, 2005: The movie Munich (2005) is released.
4th of January, 2006: Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon suffers a severe stroke.
6th of January, 2006: The horror movie Hostel (2005) is released in cinemas.
6th of January, 2006: Match Point (2005) is released. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of December:
16th of December, 1985: American Mafia boss Paul Castellano is shot to death outside of Sparks Steak House in Manhattan.
16th of December, 1991: Kazakhstan declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
16th of December, 2007: American politician Ron Paul sets a record by raising over six million dollars online in just 24 hours.
16th of December, 2014: The Peshawar school massacre occurs when members of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan attack an Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan. 145 people are killed
16th of December, 1988: Rain Man (1988) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 1994: Dumb & Dumber (1994) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 1995: The last episode of "The Ren & Stimpy Show" is aired.
16th of December, 2011: Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2011: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011), starring Robert Downey, Jr., is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2011: Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011) is released in cinemas.
16th of December, 2013: The video game "DayZ" is released. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
Joey - Short-lived spin-off show about the life of Friend's character Joey Tribbiani. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Call of Duty 2 - The second game in the series.
F.E.A.R. - First-person shooter / survival horror game.
Fahrenheit - Interactive investigation game.
Battlefield 2 - FPS game.
Lego Star Wars: The Video Game - Lego-based spin-off game that was based on the Star Wars universe.
God of War - Third-person adventure game.
Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 - Game based on the television series.
Resident Evil 4 - Survival horror video game. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of December:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of December, 2005.
4,574 days have passed since this date.
395,190,000 seconds have passed since the 16th of December, 2005.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 461,055,000 times.
Since the 16th of December, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 203,918,040,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 65,865,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 33,986,340 steps. That's about 15,105 miles!
Since this date, 4,742,280 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sexta-feira. Random Dates
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