15th of May, 2016

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 15th of May, 2016, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 2 years, 5 months and 8 days have passed since the 15th of May, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2016.
  • Day 136 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 15th 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 15th of May, 2016, will be 2 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-15-2016 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2016-05-15. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20160515" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1463266800.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 15th of May:

  • Constituent Assembly Day (Lithuania)

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 15th 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 15th of May, 2016.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 15th of May, 2016 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 15th of May, 2016 is the 22nd of February, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 15th of April, 2016: The 2016 remake of The Jungle Book is released in movie theaters.
  • 21st of April, 2016: Prince passes away due a fentanyl overdose.
  • 13th of May, 2016: The movie Snowden, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, is released in movie theaters.
  • 28th of May, 2016: The 2016 UEFA Champions League Final is held at the San Siro in Milan, Italy.
  • 3rd of June, 2016: Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at the age of 74.
  • 6th of June, 2016: MMA fighter Kimbo Slice passes away.
  • 10th of June, 2016: The 2016 UEFA European Championship (Euro 2016) begins in France.
  • 10th of June, 2016: The movie Warcraft is released in movie theaters.
  • 11th of June, 2016: American singer and Youtube star Christina Grimmie is shot and killed in Orlando, Florida.
  • 12th of June, 2016: The deadliest mass shooting in US history occurs when an Islamic terrorist called Omar Mateen opens fire in Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 15th of May:

  • 15th of May, 1918: The Finnish Civil War ends.
  • 15th of May, 1948: The Arab-Israeli War begins.
  • 15th of May, 1969: American teenager Robert Rayford dies of a mysterious illness in Missouri. Nearly two decades later, it is discovered that this was one of the first cases of AIDS in the United States
  • 15th of May, 1972: Democratic presidential candidate George Wallace is shot five times in an assassination attempt in Laurel, Maryland.
  • 15th of May, 1981: American serial killer Lemuel Smith murders a female correctional officer by the name of Donna Payant.
  • 15th of May, 1993: Ireland win the Eurovision with Niamh Kavanagh's song "In Your Eyes".
  • 15th of May, 1992: Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • 15th of May, 2003: The Matrix Reloaded (2003) is released.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 15th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of May, 2016.

  • 889 days have passed since this date.
  • 76,809,600 seconds have passed since the 15th of May, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 89,611,200 times.
  • Since the 15th of May, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 39,633,753,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 12,801,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 6,605,626 steps. That's about 2,936 miles!
  • Since this date, 921,715 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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