The 16th of May, 2015, fell on a Saturday. Day 136 of 2015. Decade: 2010s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 16th of May, 2015:
Football: Steven Gerrard plays his final game for Liverpool.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 2015:
United States: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
United Kingdom: Cheerleader - OMI
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Avengers: Age of Ultron" 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, 2015.
2015 in movies.
Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.
English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.
European Migrant Crisis
Throughout 2015, media attention became focused on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.
2015 in music.
Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.
The 2015 Eurovision song contest is held in Vienna, Austria. Sweden win the contest with the song "Heroes" by Mans Zelmerlow.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of May:
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
Destiny - Online FPS game.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 16th of May, 2015.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 2015.
1,668 days have passed since this date.
144,118,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 2015.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 168,138,600 times.
Since the 16th of May, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 74,365,300,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 24,019,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,394,217 steps. That's about 5,509 miles!
Since this date, 1,729,426 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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