Leap Year: 2016 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aries.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of April, 2016 falls under the Falcon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of April, 2016, will be 2 years of age.
American Format: 04-17-2016 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2016-04-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20160417" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1460847600.
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 17th of April, 2016.
Donald Trump is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.
Wolf of Wall Street actress Margot Robbie is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2016.
2016 in music.
Popular music artists in 2016 included Justin Bieber, Twenty One Pilots, Rihanna, Drake, Zayn, Lukas Graham, Mike Posner, Fifth Harmony, Desiigner, The Chainsmokers, Calvin Harris, Justin Timberlake, DJ Snake, Bruno Mars, Adele, Ariana Grande and G-Eazy.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 17th of April, 2016.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 17th of April, 2016 was probably conceived around the 9th of July, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of April, 2016 is the 25th of January, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
22nd of March, 2016: 31 people are killed when three coordinated nail bombings occur in the Belgian city of Brussels.
22nd of March, 2016: Former controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford passes away after a battle with cancer.
22nd of March, 2016: Rap musician and A Tribe Called Quest member Phife Dawg passes away due to complications relating to diabetes.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of April, 2016.
1,072 days have passed since this date.
92,624,400 seconds have passed since the 17th of April, 2016.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 108,061,800 times.
Since the 17th of April, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 47,794,190,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 15,437,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,965,698 steps. That's about 3,540 miles!
Since this date, 1,111,493 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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