Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Sagittarius.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of December, 2014 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, 2014, will be 4 years of age.
American Format: 12-16-2014 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2014-12-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20141216" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1418688000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of December, 2014:
United States: Blank Space - Taylor Swift
United Kingdom: Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Exodus: Gods and Kings" 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, 2014.
American actress Jennifer Lawrence is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2014.
Time Person of the Year 2014
Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola are featured as the Time Person of the Year 2014.
2014 in music.
Popular music artists in 2014 included Bastille, Passenger, Lorde, Jason Derulo, Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Hozier, Maroon 5 and Bobby Shmurda.
At the tail-end of 2014, confidential data belonging to Sony Pictures Entertainment was leaked. The group behind the hack demanded the cancellation of The Interview, which was an upcoming comedy movie about North Korea. Throughout much of December, the hack received huge amount of media attention. Although Sony originally gave in to the hacker's demands, the movie was eventually released on Christmas Eve.
Oil Prices Fall
Oil becomes a major media interest when prices begin to plummet. As result, the Russian Ruble crashes, becoming the world's worst performing currency (15th of December, 2014). By January, the price of oil had fallen from $105 (recorded in June) to $44.
Weather information for the 16th of December, 2014:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.6 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 37.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.06 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 4.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 16th of December, 2014.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of December, 2014 was probably conceived around the 8th of March, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of December, 2014 is the 25th of September, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 16th of December, 2014. 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 December, 2014. 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, 2014.
1,591 days have passed since this date.
137,458,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of December, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 160,368,600 times.
Since the 16th of December, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 70,928,740,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 22,909,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 11,821,457 steps. That's about 5,254 miles!
Since this date, 1,649,506 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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