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June 23rd, 2016.

June 23rd, 2016, was a Thursday. It was day 175 of 2016. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years and 11 days have passed since June 23rd, 2016.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on June 23rd, 2016.

  • The United Kingdom votes to leave the European Union.
Song charts

Popular songs.

On June 23rd, 2016, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: One Dance - Drake
  • United Kingdom: One Dance - Drake

The Billboard Hot 100 on June 23rd, 2016.

A list of songs that were dominating the music charts on this date.

  • One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  • Panda - Desiigner
  • Can't Stop The Feeling! - Justin Timberlake
  • Work From Home - Fifth Harmony Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
  • Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
Play the top singles from the year 2016.
A Spotify playlist of songs from 2014. Let us take you back to the peak days of Desiigner, Sia, Drake and The Chainsmokers.
Finding Dory

Top movie.

The top "Box Office" movie on this date was the film "Finding Dory".

Take me back to June 23rd, 2016!

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

The date is June 23rd, 2016, and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

The song One Dance by Drake is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States, and the movie Finding Dory is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister.

It's 2016, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Drake, Lukas Graham, Sia, Mike Posner, The Chainsmokers and Calvin Harris. The 2016 UEFA European Football Championship is taking place in France. America is in shock following a mass shooting inside Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The terrorist attack has left 49 people dead.

The killing of a gorilla called Harambe back in May continues to be a topic of conversation. Harambe has achieved a cult-like status, as memes and over-the-top tributes continue to be made in his memory. The Cleveland sports curse has finally come to and end, as the Cleveland Cavaliers win the 2016 NBA Finals by defeating the Golden State Warriors. In the UK, people are currently voting on whether the United Kingdom should remain in the EU or not.

If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Fidel Castro, Big Syke, George Michael and Carrie Fisher would all be still alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Modern Family", "The Walking Dead", "Rick and Morty" and "Gotham". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Cities: Skylines", "Rocket League", "Call of Duty: Black Ops III" and "Tom Clancy's The Division".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Doc McStuffins" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the PlayStation 4, Barbie Saddle n Ride, Star Wars BB-8 toy droid and L.O.L. Surprise!.

News

News topics, fads & culture.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on June 23rd, 2016.

  • UEFA Euro 2016.

    UEFA Euro 2016.

    The 2016 UEFA European Football Championship was being held in France at this time. Portugal won the competition after an unexpected goal from Eder secured them a 1-0 victory over France in extra time.

  • Harambe.

    Harambe.

    On May 28th, 2016, a gorilla called Harambe was shot dead after a three-year-old boy climbed into his enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo. The video of the shooting gained international attention and led to a series of Internet memes.

  • Brexit Referendum.

    Brexit Referendum.

    The run-up to the Brexit Referendum occurred during this period.

  • Record of the Year: 2016.

    Record of the Year: 2016.

    "Hello" by Adele went on to win a Grammy for 2016's Record of the Year.

  • 2016 in music.

    2016 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2016 included Justin Bieber, Twenty One Pilots, Rihanna, Drake, Zayn, Lukas Graham, Mike Posner, Fifth Harmony, Desiigner, The Chainsmokers, Calvin Harris, Justin Timberlake, DJ Snake, Bruno Mars, Adele, Ariana Grande and G-Eazy.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2016?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2016?

    The best NBA players in 2016 were Stephen Curry, LeBron James, DeAndre Jordan, Russell Westbrook and Kawhi Leonard.

  • Margot Robbie.

    Margot Robbie.

    Wolf of Wall Street actress Margot Robbie was named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2016.

  • Donald Trump.

    Donald Trump.

    Donald Trump was named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.

  • Who were the best football players in 2016?

    Who were the best football players in 2016?

    In 2016, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Antoine Griezmann, Luis Suárez, Neymar, Gareth Bale, Riyad Mahrez, Jamie Vardy, Gianluigi Buffon and Pepe.

  • 2016 in movies.

    2016 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2016 included Arrival, Zootopia, La La Land, Moonlight, The Jungle Book, Captain America: Civil War, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Finding Dory, Deadpool, Suicide Squad, The Secret Life of Pets and Zoolander 2.

  • Moonlight.

    Moonlight.

    "Moonlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2016.

Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 6 years and 11 days have passed since June 23rd, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 2016.
  • Leap Year: 2016 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: A person born on June 23rd, 2016 will be 6 years old.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1466636400.
Events

Around this time.

News stories and other events that happened around June 23rd, 2016.

  • May 24th, 2016: Alisan Porter wins the tenth season of The Voice.
  • May 27th, 2016: Football: Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Manchester United.
  • May 28th, 2016: Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League Final after they defeat Atletico Madrid on penalties.
  • May 28th, 2016: A gorilla called Harambe is shot dead after a child falls into his enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo.
  • May 28th, 2016: NBA player Bryce Dejean-Jones is shot dead after mistakenly breaking into the wrong apartment in Dallas, Texas.
  • June 1st, 2016: Former WWF wrestler Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka is deemed not mentally competent to stand trial for the murder of his former girlfriend Nancy Argentino back in 1983.
  • June 3rd, 2016: Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at the age of 74.
  • June 6th, 2016: MMA fighter Kimbo Slice suddenly passes away at the age of 42.
  • June 7th, 2016: Zynga closes their social media game "Mafia Wars" after eight years.
  • June 9th, 2016: Hillary Clinton tweets "Delete your account." at Donald Trump.
  • June 9th, 2016: Barack Obama and Elizabeth Warren endorse Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party presidential nominee for the 2012 election.
  • June 10th, 2016: The 2016 UEFA European Championship (Euro 2016) begins in France.
  • June 10th, 2016: The movie Warcraft is released in movie theaters.
  • June 10th, 2016: Gawker Media files for bankruptcy.
  • June 10th, 2016: American singer and Youtube star Christina Grimmie is shot and killed in Orlando, Florida.
  • June 12th, 2016: An Islamic terrorist called Omar Mateen opens fire and kills 49 people in Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
  • June 16th, 2016: Labour Party MP Jo Cox is murdered in Birstall, England.
  • June 19th, 2016: The Cleveland Cavaliers win the 2016 NBA Finals after they defeat the Golden State Warriors by 4-3.
  • June 19th, 2016: The Cleveland sports curse comes to an end.
  • June 19th, 2016: The Game of Thrones episode "Battle of the Bastards" is aired: Ramsay Bolton is defeated and killed by Jon Snow.
  • June 19th, 2016: Actor Anton Yelchin passes away after a freak car accident.
  • This date: June 23rd, 2016
  • June 24th, 2016: The movie Independence Day: Resurgence, starring Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman, is released in movie theaters.
  • June 24th, 2016: The British Pound tumbles to a 30-year low following the UK's decision to withdraw from the European Union.
  • June 24th, 2016: British Prime Minister David Cameron resigns after Britain votes to leave the European Union.
  • June 26th, 2016: The Game of Thrones episode "The Winds of Winter" is aired: Cersei Lannister kills all of her enemies using wildfire.
  • June 30th, 2016: UK politics: Theresa May and Michael Gove announce that they will be running for the leadership of the Conservative Party.
  • July 1st, 2016: Zlatan Ibrahimovic transfers to Manchester United.
  • July 1st, 2016: Soccer: Carlo Ancelotti becomes the new manager of Bayern Munich.
  • July 3rd, 2016: Soccer: Antonio Conte becomes the new manager of Chelsea FC.
  • July 5th, 2016: Soccer: Chelsea striker Fernando Torres permanently returns to his old club Atlético Madrid.
  • July 5th, 2016: Missouri crime: Gypsy Rose Blanchard pleads guilty to the murder of her mother Dee Dee and is sentenced to 10 years in prison.
  • July 5th, 2016: A 37-year-old black man called Alton Sterling is shot dead by police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  • July 6th, 2016: The augmented reality mobile game "Pokémon GO" is released.
  • July 10th, 2016: Portugal win the 2016 UEFA European Championship after an extra time goal from Eder helps them secure a 1-0 victory over France.
  • July 10th, 2016: Democratic National Committee employee Seth Rich is murdered in the Bloomingdale neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
  • July 11th, 2016: Love Island: Cara De La Hoyde and Nathan Massey are crowned as winners.
  • July 11th, 2016: NBA star Tim Duncan announces his retirement.
  • July 12th, 2016: US Senator Bernie Sanders endorses Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for the 2016 election.
  • July 13th, 2016: Theresa May becomes the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
  • July 14th, 2016: 87 people are killed in Nice, France when a cargo truck is driven into crowds celebrating Bastille Day.
  • July 15th, 2016: The movie Ghostbusters (a reboot of the original) is released in movie theaters.
  • July 15th, 2016: The first season of Stranger Things is released on Netflix.
  • July 15th, 2016: Donald Trump announces Mike Pence as his running mate.
  • July 15th, 2016: A faction within the Turkish Armed Forces attempts a coup d'état against President Erdo─čan and his government.
  • July 17th, 2016: Three police officers are shot dead by a former marine in an ambush attack in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  • July 22nd, 2016: The movie Star Trek Beyond (2016) is released in movie theaters.
  • July 22nd, 2016: Soccer: Sam Allardyce becomes the new manager of England.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 23rd, 2016, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 2.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 23rd, 2016 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on June 23rd, 2016.

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Television shows

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching in June, 2016.

TV shows from June, 2016.

Making a Murderer
Making a Murderer
True crime documentary that aired on Netflix.

Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul
Breaking Bad spin-off.

Jane the Virgin
Jane the Virgin
Romantic drama-comedy series.

Black-ish
Black-ish
A sitcom about an upper class African-American family.

Gotham
Gotham
Crime drama series based on the Batman universe.

Power
Power
Crime drama.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty
Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.

Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders
British crime series that is set in the 19th century.

Orange Is the New Black
Orange Is the New Black
American comedy-drama about a federal prison.

House of Cards
House of Cards
Political thriller.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Homeland
Homeland
Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Suits
Suits
Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Supernatural teen drama.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Bones
Bones
Crime comedy-drama TV series.

Prison Break
Prison Break
TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on June 23rd, 2016.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2016.

The Loud House
The Loud House

Bunnicula
Bunnicula

Game Shakers
Game Shakers

Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn

Henry Danger
Henry Danger

Girl Meets World
Girl Meets World

Sheriff Callie's Wild West
Sheriff Callie's Wild West

The Thundermans
The Thundermans

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paw Patrol
Paw Patrol

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse

The Fairly OddParents
The Fairly OddParents

Dora the Explorer
Dora the Explorer

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2016.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2016.

L.O.L. Surprise!
L.O.L. Surprise!

Star Wars BB-8 toy droid
Star Wars BB-8 toy droid

Barbie Saddle n Ride
Barbie Saddle n Ride

The Xbox One
The Xbox One

The PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in June of 2016.

Overwatch 2016
Overwatch
Team-based multiplayer first-person shooter.

Doom 2016
Doom
First-person shooter that was released on Windows, the PS4 and the Xbox One.

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End 2016
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
Action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog.

Dark Souls III 2016
Dark Souls III
Action role-playing video game.

Tom Clancy's The Division 2016
Tom Clancy's The Division
Action role-playing game that is online-only.

Just Cause 3 2015
Just Cause 3
Open world action-adventure game developed by Avalanche Studios.

Star Wars Battlefront 2015
Star Wars Battlefront
Action shooter video game developed by EA DICE.

Fallout 4 2015
Fallout 4
Action RPG game developed by Bethesda Game Studios.

Rise of the Tomb Raider 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Action adventure game developed by Crystal Dynamics.

Halo 5: Guardians 2015
Halo 5: Guardians
First-person shooter video game developed by 343 Industries.

Assassin's Creed Syndicate 2015
Assassin's Creed Syndicate
Action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Quebec.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain 2015
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Stealth game developed by Kojima Productions.

Call of Duty: Black Ops III 2015
Call of Duty: Black Ops III
FPS game developed by Treyarch.

Rocket League 2015
Rocket League
Vehicular soccer game.

Batman: Arkham Knight 2015
Batman: Arkham Knight
Action-adventure game based on the Batman series.

Lego Jurassic World 2015
Lego Jurassic World
Lego-themed action-adventure game.

Cities: Skylines 2015
Cities: Skylines
City-building simulation.

Dying Light 2015
Dying Light
Open world first person survival horror game.

The Sims 4 2014
The Sims 4
Life / social simulation game.

Grand Theft Auto V 2013
Grand Theft Auto V
The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
Sandbox game.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on June 23rd.

Randy Jackson

Bassist / Television personality.
Born on June 23rd, 1956
He turned 60 on this day in 2016.

Frances McDormand

Actress.
Born on June 23rd, 1957
She turned 59 on this day in 2016.

Zinedine Zidane

French soccer player.
Born on June 23rd, 1972
He turned 44 on this day in 2016.

Holidays

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of June.

  • Saint John's Eve (Denmark)
USA

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on June 23rd, 2016.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 23rd, 2016.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on June 23rd, 2016 was most likely conceived around October 1st, 2015.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 23rd, 2016 is close to March 16th, 2017.

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Stats for June 23rd, 2016

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about June 23rd, 2016.

  • A total of 2,202 days have passed since this date.
  • 314 weeks have passed.
  • 190,252,800 seconds have passed since the June 23rd, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 221,961,600 times.
  • Since June 23rd, 2016, the Earth has travelled approximately 98,170,444,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 31,708,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,361,741 steps. That's about 7,272 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,283,034 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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