16th of March, 2017

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of March, 2017, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 8 months and 9 days have passed since the 16th of March, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 2017.
  • Day 75 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 is NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 is the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of March, 2017 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • American Format: 03-16-2017 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2017-03-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20170316" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1489622400.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 16th of March, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of March, 2017 was probably conceived around the 6th of June, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of March, 2017 is the 24th of December, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of March:

  • 16th of March, 1965: Police clash with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee marchers in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • 16th of March, 1966: The first Vans shoe store is opened in California.
  • 16th of March, 1968: The My Lai Massacre occurs in Vietnam.
  • 16th of March, 1970: Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
  • 16th of March, 1985: Reporter Terry Anderson is taken hostage by Shiite Hezbollah militants in Beirut. He is not released until 1991
  • 16th of March, 1988: Iran-Contra affair: Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North and Vice Admiral John Poindexter are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
  • 16th of March, 1988: The Milltown Cemetery attack occurs when loyalist paramilitary Michael Stone launches a gun and grenade attack on mourners at an IRA funeral.
  • 16th of March, 2012: The comedy movie 21 Jump Street (2012) is released in cinemas.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of March:

Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of March, 2017. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of March, 2017.

  • 252 days have passed since this date.
  • 21,772,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of March, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 25,401,600 times.
  • Since the 16th of March, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 11,234,764,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 3,628,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,872,461 steps. That's about 832 miles!
  • Since this date, 261,274 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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