August 31st, 2015, fell on a Monday. It was day 243 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.
5 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since August 31st, 2015.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on August 31st, 2015:
United States: Cheerleader - OMI
United Kingdom: Don't Be So Hard on Yourself - Jess Glynne
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Straight Outta Compton" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is August 31st, 2015 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. The summer of 2015 is coming to an end and fall is just around the corner.
In America, the song Cheerleader by OMI is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Don't Be So Hard on Yourself by Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Straight Outta Compton 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.
Following the release of the movie "Straight Outta Compton", people on the Internet are currently sharing parody images that use the name of their own hometown instead of Compton. On Netflix, the first season of Narcos has been released. Rapper Nicki Minaj has sparked controversy after calling out Miley Cryus at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. The outburst leads to "Miley, what's good?!" becoming a popular catchphrase.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "American Horror Story", "Better Call Saul" and "Narcos - Season 1". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Destiny", "Alien: Isolation", "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" and "Batman: Arkham Knight". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Austin & Ally", "Every Witch Way", "Girl Meets World" and "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn".
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 August 31st, 2015.
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.
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.
English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.
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" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) would go on to win a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.
Basic facts and information about this date:
5 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since August 31st, 2015.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 2015.
Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on August 31st, 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 1440975600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around August 31st, 2015:
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of August:
Late Summer Bank Holiday (UK)
Who was the US President on August 31st, 2015?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 31st, 2015?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on August 31st, 2015 was probably conceived around the 21st of November, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 31st, 2015 is the 9th of June, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
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.
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?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on August 31st, 2015.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about August 31st, 2015.
1,921 days have passed since this date.
165,978,000 seconds have passed since the August 31st, 2015.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 193,641,000 times.
Since August 31st, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 85,644,648,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 27,663,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 14,274,108 steps. That's about 6,344 miles!
Since this date, 1,991,736 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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