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July 8th, 2015.

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

5 years, 11 months and 4 days have passed since July 8th, 2015.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

Fictional event.

July 8th, 2015 relates to a fictional event in a movie, book, game or television series.

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

Music charts.

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
Play the top hits from 2015.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2015. Take a trip back to the peak days of Mark Ronson, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Major Lazer and Ellie Goulding.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Inside Out" was at the top of the box office on July 8th, 2015.

Take me back to July 8th, 2015!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is July 8th, 2015 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. 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.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. 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.

In celebrity news, Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis have tied the knot in Los Angeles. 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". On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Modern Family", "Game of Thrones", "Peaky Blinders" and "Jane the Virgin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Destiny", "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare", "Far Cry 4" and "Battlefield Hardline".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Paw Patrol", "Every Witch Way" and "Girl Meets World". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on July 8th, 2015.

  • Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing.

    Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing.

    On June 30th, 2015, celebrity news websites reported that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner had decided to separate after 10 years of marriage.

  • Greek Debt Crisis.

    Greek Debt Crisis.

    During this period of time, the Greek government and the Eurogroup were negotiating a bailout. On July 5th, the terms of the bailout were rejected by the Greek people in a referendum. Banks in Greece remained 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 July 13th, 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.

  • "Uptown Funk"

    "Uptown Funk"

    The song "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) won a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.

  • 2015 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    The best NBA players in 2015 were Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Marc Gasol and James Harden.

  • European Migrant Crisis.

    European Migrant Crisis.

    Throughout 2015, there was a lot of media focus on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.

  • Angela Merkel.

    Angela Merkel.

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

  • Michelle Keegan.

    Michelle Keegan.

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

  • Who were the best football players in 2015?

    Who were the best football players in 2015?

    In 2015, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Robert Lewandowski, Luis Suárez, Thomas Müller, Manuel Neuer, Eden Hazard, Andrés Iniesta and Alexis Sánchez.

  • 2015 in movies.

    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.

  • Spotlight.

    Spotlight.

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

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 5 years, 11 months and 4 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.
  • Generation: 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 film "Jurassic World" is released.
  • June 14th, 2015: Social networking website Friendster shuts down.
  • June 14th, 2015: Missouri crime: The body of Dee Dee Blanchard is discovered by police at her house near Springfield.
  • 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 16th, 2015: Missouri crime: Gypsy Rose Blanchard and her boyfriend Nicholas Godejohn are arrested for the murder of Gypsy's mother Dee Dee.
  • June 30th, 2015: It is reported that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are separating after 10 years of marriage.
  • 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: Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are married.
  • July 7th, 2015: Westlife singer Brian McFadden and model Vogue Williams announce that they are separating.
  • July 7th, 2015: Youtube personality Shane Dawson comes out as bisexual.
  • July 7th, 2015: The video game "Rocket League" is released.
  • This date: July 8th, 2015
  • July 10th, 2015: Ellen Pao resigns as the CEO of Reddit.
  • July 10th, 2015: Outlawz rapper Hussein Fatal dies in a car accident.
  • July 10th, 2015: The animated comedy film "Minions" is released in movie theaters.
  • July 11th, 2015: Conor McGregor defeats Chad Mendes.
  • 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 SeeB remix of Mike Posner's song "I Took a Pill in Ibiza" is released.
  • 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 7th, 2015: The album "Compton" is released by Dr. Dre.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 8th, 2015, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 8th, 2015 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on July 8th, 2015.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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

Popular toys and games in 2015.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2015.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Rocket League - Vehicular soccer game.
  • Batman: Arkham Knight - Action-adventure game based on the Batman series.
  • 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.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 8th of July.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 8th, 2015.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 2,166 days have passed since this date.
  • 309 weeks have passed.
  • 187,142,400 seconds have passed since the July 8th, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 218,332,800 times.
  • Since July 8th, 2015, the earth has travelled approximately 96,565,478,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 31,190,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,094,246 steps. That's about 7,153 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,245,709 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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