October 16th, 2015

October 16th, 2015, fell on a Friday. It was day 289 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.

4 years, 8 months and 17 days have passed since October 16th, 2015.



Music Singles

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

  • United States: The Hills - The Weeknd
  • United Kingdom: What Do You Mean? - Justin Bieber

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is October 16th, 2015 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. The summer is long gone and temperatures have started to become much cooler.

In America, the song The Hills by The Weeknd is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, What Do You Mean? by Justin Bieber is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Martian is at the top of the Box Office.

It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "American Horror Story", "Rick and Morty" and "Power". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" and "Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Austin & Ally", "Sheriff Callie's Wild West", "Girl Meets World" and "Henry Danger". 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 October 16th, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 years, 8 months and 17 days have passed since October 16th, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 16th, 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 1444950000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 16th, 2015:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 16th, 2015, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 16th, 2015 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

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

  • Narcos - Season 1 - Crime thriller drama series about notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
  • 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.

2015 - Kid's TV

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

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Girl Meets World" - "Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Every Witch Way" - "Paw Patrol" - "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 16th of October:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

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

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 16th, 2015 was probably conceived around the 6th of January, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 16th, 2015 is the 25th of July, 2016. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - Stealth game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 16th, 2015.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to October 16th, 2015. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 16th, 2015.

  • 1,721 days have passed since this date.
  • 148,694,400 seconds have passed since the October 16th, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 173,476,800 times.
  • Since October 16th, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 76,726,310,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 24,782,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,787,718 steps. That's about 5,683 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,784,333 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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