16th of May, 2015

The 16th of May, 2015, fell on a Saturday. Day 136 of 2015. Decade: 2010s.

4 years, 10 months and 25 days have passed since the 16th of May, 2015.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 16th of May, 2015:

  • Football: Steven Gerrard plays his final game for Liverpool.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 2015:

  • United States: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
  • United Kingdom: Cheerleader - OMI

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Avengers: Age of Ultron" 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 May, 2015.

  • Spotlight

    The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.

  • 2015 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.

  • Michelle Keegan

    English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.

  • Angela Merkel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.

  • European Migrant Crisis

    Throughout 2015, media attention became focused on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.

  • 2015 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.

  • "Uptown Funk"

    "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) would go on to win a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.

  • Eurovision 2015

    The 2015 Eurovision song contest is held in Vienna, Austria. Sweden win the contest with the song "Heroes" by Mans Zelmerlow.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 4 years, 10 months and 25 days have passed since the 16th of May, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of May, 2015, will be 4 years of age.
  • People born in 2015 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1431730800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 16th of May, 2015:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 16th of May, 2015, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of May, 2015 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

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

  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

2015 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2015.

"Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Girl Meets World" - "Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Every Witch Way" - "Paw Patrol" - "Dog with a Blog" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" - "Austin & Ally" - "Jessie" - "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" - "Phineas and Ferb" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 16th of May, 2015.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of May, 2015 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of May, 2015 is the 23rd of February, 2016. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Mortal Kombat X - Fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios.
  • Battlefield Hardline - First-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
  • Destiny - Online FPS game.

16th of May

Events that have occurred on the 16th of May:

  • 16th of May, 1984: Andy Kaufman dies of cancer.
  • 16th of May, 1992: Guns N' Roses headline at Slane.
  • 16th of May, 1980: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 1980 NBA Finals after they defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 4-2.
  • 16th of May, 1987: Coventry City win the FA Cup after defeating Tottenham Hotspur 3-2 after Extra Time.
  • 16th of May, 1990: Ice Cube releases his debut album "AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted".
  • 16th of May, 1998: FA Cup Final 1998: Goals from Marc Overmars and Nicolas Anelka help Arsenal secure a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United.
  • 16th of May, 2000: Pop star Britney Spears releases her album "Oops!... I Did It Again".
  • 16th of May, 2002: Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) is released.
  • 16th of May, 2005: The final episode of Everybody Loves Raymond is aired.
  • 16th of May, 2009: Manchester United clinch their third successive Premier League title after drawing 0-0 against Arsenal.
  • 16th of May, 2013: Candice Glover wins the 12th season of American Idol.
  • 16th of May, 2019: Wrestler Ashley Massaro commits suicide.

How old was I?

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 2015.

  • 1,791 days have passed since this date.
  • 154,742,400 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 180,532,800 times.
  • Since the 16th of May, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 79,847,078,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 25,790,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 13,307,846 steps. That's about 5,915 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,856,909 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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