8th of August, 2015

The 8th of August, 2015, fell on a Saturday. Day 220 of 2015. Decade: 2010s.

4 years, 5 months and 19 days have passed since the 8th of August, 2015.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 8th of August, 2015:

  • The start of the 2015-2016 Premier League season.


Music Singles

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

  • United States: Cheerleader - OMI
  • United Kingdom: Black Magic - Little Mix

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" 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 8th of August, 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.


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 4 years, 5 months and 19 days have passed since the 8th of August, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of August, 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 1438988400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 8th of August, 2015:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 8th of August, 2015, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of August, 2015 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of August:

  • Peace Festival

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

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

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of August, 2015 was probably conceived around the 29th of October, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of August, 2015 is the 17th of May, 2016. (Rough Estimate).

8th of August

Events that have occurred on the 8th of August:


Computer Games

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

  • 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.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS 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 the 8th of August, 2015.

  • 1,633 days have passed since this date.
  • 141,094,800 seconds have passed since the 8th of August, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 164,610,600 times.
  • Since the 8th of August, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 72,804,916,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 23,515,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,134,153 steps. That's about 5,393 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,693,138 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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