December 16th, 1955

December 16th, 1955, fell on a Friday. It was day 350 of 1955. The decade was the 1950s.

64 years, 11 months and 16 days have passed since December 16th, 1955.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Xander Berkeley: Actor.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 64 years, 11 months and 16 days have passed since December 16th, 1955.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of 1955.
  • Leap Year: 1955 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 16th, 1955, will be 64 years of age.
  • People born in 1955 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 16th, 1955:

  • December 1st, 1955: Activist Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to white passengers.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 16th, 1955, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1955 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 16th, 1955 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1955 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1955.

  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Father Knows Best
  • Lassie
  • Looney Tunes

1955 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1955:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on December 16th, 1955?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 16th, 1955?

  • Sir Anthony Eden was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 16th, 1955 was probably conceived around the 8th of March, 1955. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 16th, 1955 is the 24th of September, 1956. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 16th, 1955.

  • 23,727 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,050,012,800 seconds have passed since the December 16th, 1955.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,391,681,600 times.
  • Since December 16th, 1955, earth has travelled approximately 1,057,806,604,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 341,668,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 176,301,101 steps. That's about 78,356 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,600,154 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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