July 8th, 2015

July 8th, 2015, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 189 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.

5 years, 0 months and 7 days have passed since July 8th, 2015.



Fictional Date

July 8th, 2015 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • Coronation Street character Deirdre Barlow passes away from a brain aneurysm.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 8th, 2015:

  • United States: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
  • United Kingdom: Not Letting Go - Tinie Tempah featuring Jess Glynne

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Inside Out" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is July 8th, 2015 and it's a Wednesday. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song See You Again by Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Not Letting Go by Tinie Tempah featuring Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Inside Out is at the top of the Box Office. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment.

It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier. The Greek debt crisis is currently a major topic of conversation after the country votes to reject new bailout conditions proposed by the EU and the IMF. It has now become a possibility that Greece may be forced to exit the EU. Former Westlife singer Brian McFadden and model Vogue Williams have just announced that they are separating.

Pop singer Ariana Grande is currently the focus of controversy after security footage emerges of her licking donuts that were meant for customers and saying "I hate America". People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "The Walking Dead", "Orange Is the New Black" and "Better Call Saul". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Alien: Isolation", "Battlefield Hardline", "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" and "Batman: Arkham Knight".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Jessie" and "Girl Meets World". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".


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 July 8th, 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.

  • Greek Debt Crisis

    The Greek government unilaterally broke off debt negotiations with the Eurogroup on June 26. On the 5th of July, the terms of the bailout were rejected by the Greek people in a referendum. Banks in Greece closed throughout this period of time and there was a fear that Greece would be forced to leave the Eurozone. Restrictions were placed on ATM machines in order to prevent a run on the banks. On the 13th of July, it was announced that a third bailout programme had been agreed on and that its conditions were notably worse than the conditions that Greece had originally rejected.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 years, 0 months and 7 days have passed since July 8th, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 8th, 2015, will be 5 years of age.
  • People born in 2015 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1436310000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around July 8th, 2015:

  • June 9th, 2015: The console version of the MMORPG "The Elder Scrolls Online" is released on the PlayStation 4 and the XBox One.
  • June 10th, 2015: Reddit bans the subreddit r/fatpeoplehate.
  • June 11th, 2015: Wrestling legend Dusty Rhodes passes away after developing stomach cancer.
  • June 12th, 2015: The release date of the movie Jurassic World.
  • June 14th, 2015: Social networking website Friendster shuts down.
  • June 16th, 2015: E3 2015 takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
  • June 16th, 2015: The Golden State Warriors win the 2015 NBA Finals after they defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-2.
  • June 16th, 2015: Billionaire Donald Trump announces his candidacy for President of the United States.
  • June 29th, 2015: Wimbledon 2015 begins.
  • July 1st, 2015: The release date of Magic Mike XXL.
  • July 1st, 2015: The movie Terminator: Genisys is released, with Arnold Schwarzenegger reprising his role as the main character.
  • July 1st, 2015: Greece misses a payment to the International Monetary Fund.
  • July 4th, 2015: The start of Tour de France 2015.
  • July 7th, 2015: Westlife singer Brian McFadden and model Vogue Williams announce that they are separating.
  • July 10th, 2015: Ellen Pao resigns as the CEO of Reddit.
  • July 13th, 2015: Football: Bastian Schweinsteiger signs for Manchester United.
  • July 14th, 2015: The remastered version of the game God of War III is released on the PlayStation 4.
  • July 15th, 2015: Love Island: Jess Hayes and Max Morley are crowned as winners.
  • July 15th, 2015: Hackers announce that they have stolen data from extramarital affairs website Ashley Madison.
  • July 24th, 2015: The movie Poltergeist (2015) is released. This will be a reboot of the popular movie series from the 1980s.
  • July 29th, 2015: The Windows 10 operating system is released.
  • July 31st, 2015: Wrestling legend Roddy Piper passes away at the age of 61.
  • August 1st, 2015: English singer and entertainer Cilla Black passes away.
  • August 5th, 2015: Gamescom 2015 takes place in Cologne, Germany.
  • August 7th, 2015: The album "Compton" is released by Dr. Dre.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 8th, 2015, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 8th, 2015 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

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

  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.

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" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


2015 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2015:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of July:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on July 8th, 2015.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 8th, 2015 was probably conceived around the 28th of September, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 8th, 2015 is the 16th of April, 2016. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Batman: Arkham Knight - Action-adventure game based on the Batman series.
  • Batman: Arkham Knight - Action-adventure game.
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Fantasy action role-playing game developed and published by CD Projekt.
  • Mortal Kombat X - Fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios.
  • Battlefield Hardline - First-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games.
  • Far Cry 4 - First-person shooter game.
  • Assassin's Creed: Unity - Action-adventure game.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
  • Alien: Isolation - Survival horror game.
  • Destiny - Online FPS game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about July 8th, 2015.

  • 1,834 days have passed since this date.
  • 158,457,600 seconds have passed since the July 8th, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 184,867,200 times.
  • Since July 8th, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 81,764,121,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 26,409,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 13,627,354 steps. That's about 6,057 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,901,491 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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