16th of June, 1997

The 16th of June, 1997, fell on a Monday. Day 167 of 1997. Decade: 1990s.

22 years, 11 months and 13 days have passed since the 16th of June, 1997.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 16th of June, 1997:

  • Will Smith releases his song "Men in Black".


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of June, 1997:

  • United States: I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans
  • United Kingdom: Mmmbop - Hanson

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Speed 2: Cruise Control" 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 16th of June, 1997.

  • Titanic

    "Titanic" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1997.

  • Teri Hatcher

    American actress Teri Hatcher is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 1997.

  • 1997 in movies.

    Movies released in 1997 included Titanic, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Men in Black, Tomorrow Never Dies, Air Force One, Liar Liar, As Good as It Gets, The Fifth Element, The Full Monty, Starship Troopers, Good Will Hunting and Alien: Resurrection.

  • Late 1990s Fashion

    Popular clothing items included pleather pants, high-waisted miniskirts and halter tops. Metallic clothing became more common. Cargo pants and other military-inspired clothing also started to become more popular. Preppy looks became widespread amongst young men, as brands such as Old Navy and Abercrombie & Fitch became more and more favoured. The rave scene also inspired the comeback of more colours.

  • Andrew Grove

    Chairman and CEO of Intel, Andrew Grove, was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1997.

  • 1997 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1997 included Spice Girls, Jewel, Puff Daddy, Monica, Mark Morrison, Hanson, Meredith Brooks, Backstreet Boys, LeAnn Rimes, Usher, Elton John and Boyz II Men.

  • Shawn Colvin - "Sunny Came Home"

    "Sunny Came Home" by Shawn Colvin would go on to win a Grammy for 1997's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 22 years, 11 months and 13 days have passed since the 16th of June, 1997.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 1997.
  • Leap Year: 1997 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of June, 1997, will be 22 years of age.
  • People born in 1997 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 866415600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 16th of June, 1997:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 16th of June, 1997, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1997 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of June, 1997 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Television Shows

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

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Starring Sarah Michelle Gellar.
  • King of the Hill - Animated series about a family living in Texas.
  • Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - TV show about a high school student with magical powers.
  • Clueless - TV show about a group of friends that live in the posh neighborhood of Beverly Hills.
  • Everybody Loves Raymond - TV show about a sports write called Raymond Barone.
  • 7th Heaven - Family drama series.
  • Kenan & Kel - Nickelodeon TV show about two friends called Kenan and Kel.
  • 3rd Rock from the Sun - Show about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth.
  • JAG - TV series about the military's Judge Advocate General division.
  • Pinky and the Brain - Animated series about a pair of genetically enhanced laboratory mice.
  • Xena: Warrior Princess - TV series about a warrior princess who travels around fighting bad guys.
  • Father Ted - Irish comedy TV series about a group of Catholic priests.

1997 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1997.

"The Angry Beavers" - "Smart Guy" - "Pokemon" - "Teletubbies" - "Daria" - "Hey Arnold!" - "Arthur" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm" - "Blue's Clues" - "7th Heaven" - "Kenan & Kel" - "Moesha" - "Goosebumps" - "Hang Time" - "Pinky and the Brain" - "In the House" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Aaahh!!! Real Monsters" - "The Secret World of Alex Mack" - "Friends" - "The Magic School Bus" - "Sweet Valley High" - "All That" - "Sister, Sister" - "Weird Science" - "The Nanny" - "Tales from the Cryptkeeper" - "Animaniacs" - "Bill Nye the Science Guy" - "Living Single" - "X-Men: The Animated Series" - "Home Improvement" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Simpsons"


1997 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1997:

  • Pokémon Trading Card Game
  • Bop It
  • Nintendo 64
  • Tickle Me Elmo
  • Tamagotchi
  • PlayStation (PS1)
  • Littlest Pet Shop
  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Jenga
  • Sylvanian Families

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Weather

Weather information for the 16th of June, 1997:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 68.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 20.39 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.44 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 16th of June, 1997.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of June, 1997 was probably conceived around the 6th of September, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of June, 1997 is the 26th of March, 1998. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Theme Hospital - Hospital strategy game that was developed by Bullfrog Productions. Released on the PC and PlayStation.
  • Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - Release by Konami in 1997.
  • Diablo - Action role-playing game.
  • Command & Conquer: Red Alert - RTS game.
  • Tomb Raider - Action adventure game starring Lara Croft.
  • Crash Bandicoot - Platform video game that was developed by Naughty Dog.
  • Die Hard Trilogy - Game based on the Die Hard movie series.
  • Fade to Black - Action-adventure game.
  • Quake - A first-person-shooter game.

16th of June

Events that have occurred on the 16th of June:

  • 16th of June, 1961: Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev requests asylum in France.
  • 16th of June, 1970: American football player Brian Piccolo passes away from cancer at the age of 26.
  • 16th of June, 1972: 108 people are killed in France when two passenger trains collide with the debris of a collapsed tunnel.
  • 16th of June, 2009: The once-popular social network MySpace announces that it is laying off 30 percent of its staff.
  • 16th of June, 2015: Billionaire Donald Trump announces his candidacy for President of the United States.
  • 16th of June, 2015: E3 2015 takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
  • 16th of June, 1959: Actor George Reeves commits suicide at his home in Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles.
  • 16th of June, 1989: Ghostbusters II (1989) is released.
  • 16th of June, 1995: Batman Forever (1995), starring Val Kilmer, is released.
  • 16th of June, 1996: The Chicago Bulls win the 1996 NBA Finals after they defeat the Seattle SuperSonics 4-2.
  • 16th of June, 1999: The animated movie Tarzan (1999) is released in movie theaters.
  • 16th of June, 2000: The movie Shaft (2000), starring Samuel L. Jackson, is released in cinemas.
  • 16th of June, 2006: The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) is released.
  • 16th of June, 2010: AOL sell social networking website Bebo to Criterion Capital Partners.
  • 16th of June, 2011: Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner resigns following a "sexting scandal."
  • 16th of June, 2016: The Golden State Warriors win the 2015 NBA Finals after they defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-2.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of June, 1997.

  • 8,383 days have passed since this date.
  • 724,291,200 seconds have passed since the 16th of June, 1997.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 845,006,400 times.
  • Since the 16th of June, 1997, earth has travelled approximately 373,734,259,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 120,715,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 62,289,043 steps. That's about 27,684 miles!
  • Since this date, 8,691,494 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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