6th of May, 2016

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 6th of May, 2016, fell on a Friday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 2 years, 6 months and 14 days have passed since the 6th of May, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2016.
  • Day 127 of 2016.
  • 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 Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 2016 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 6th of May, 2016, will be 2 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-06-2016 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2016-05-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20160506" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1462489200.

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" 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 6th of May, 2016.

  • Donald Trump

    Donald Trump is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.

  • Margot Robbie

    Wolf of Wall Street actress Margot Robbie is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2016.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 6th of May, 2016.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of May, 2016 was probably conceived around the 28th of July, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of May, 2016 is the 13th of February, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 6th of May, 1970: Irish politicians Charles Haughey and Neil Blaney are dismissed from the government after they are accused of being involved in a plot to import weapons for the Provisional IRA.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • 6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
  • 6th of May, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • 6th of May, 2005: Kingdom of Heaven (2005) is released.
  • 6th of May, 2007: Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 2016.

  • 925 days have passed since this date.
  • 79,923,600 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 93,244,200 times.
  • Since the 6th of May, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 41,240,577,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 13,320,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 6,873,430 steps. That's about 3,055 miles!
  • Since this date, 959,083 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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