5th of August, 2016

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of August, 2016, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: The movie Suicide Squad (2016) is released in movie theaters.
  • On this exact date: The 2016 Summer Olympics begin in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 2 years, 10 months and 22 days have passed since the 5th of August, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 2016.
  • Day 218 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 Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of August, 2016 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of August, 2016, will be 2 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-05-2016 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2016-08-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20160805" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1470351600.

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 5th of August, 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.

  • 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.

  • Brexit

    On the 24th of June, 2016, it was announced that 52% of British people had voted in favour of leaving the European Union.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 5th of August, 2016.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of August, 2016 was probably conceived around the 27th of October, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of August, 2016 is the 15th of May, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of August, 2016.

  • 1,056 days have passed since this date.
  • 91,238,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of August, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 106,444,800 times.
  • Since the 5th of August, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 47,079,014,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 15,206,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,846,502 steps. That's about 3,487 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,094,861 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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