July 15th, 2016, fell on a Friday. It was day 197 of 2016. The decade was the 2010s.
4 years, 3 months and 12 days have passed since July 15th, 2016.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 15th, 2016:
The movie Ghostbusters (a reboot of the original) is released in movie theaters.
The first season of Stranger Things is released on Netflix.
Donald Trump announces Mike Pence as his running mate.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 15th, 2016:
United States: One Dance - Drake
United Kingdom: One Dance - Drake
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Secret Life of Pets" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 15th, 2016 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.
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 The Secret Life of Pets is at the top of the Box Office.
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 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 UK has just voted to leave the European Union and Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned. The British Pound has tumbled to historic lows in the aftermath of the Brexit vote.
An augmented reality mobile game called Pokémon GO has recently been released. The game is rapidly rising in popularity. Portugal have just won the 2016 UEFA European Championship after an extra time goal from Eder helps them secure a 1-0 victory over France. On the reality TV show Love Island, Cara De La Hoyde and Nathan Massey have just been crowned as winners.
Theresa May has become the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. The world is reacting to a horrific terrorist attack that has just claimed the lives of 86 people in Nice, France. The perpetrator drove a cargo truck into crowds of people as they were celebrating Bastille Day. Republican nominee Donald Trump has just announced Mike Pence as his running mate for the 2016 election.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Vampire Diaries", "Modern Family", "Black Mirror" and "Better Call Saul". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops III", "Overwatch", "Inside" and "Pokemon Go". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Girl Meets World" and "Game Shakers".
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 July 15th, 2016.
"Moonlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2016.
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.
Donald Trump is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.
Wolf of Wall Street actress Margot Robbie is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2016.
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.
Record of the Year: 2016
"Hello" by Adele would go on to win a Grammy for 2016's Record of the Year.
On the 28th of May, 2016, a gorilla called Harambe was shot dead after a three-year-old boy climbed into his enclosure. The video of the shooting gained international attention and led to a series of Internet memes.
On the 24th of June, 2016, it was announced that 52% of British people had voted in favour of leaving the European Union.
Throughout July of 2016, an augmented reality mobile game called Pokémon GO became insanely popular.
Basic facts and information about this date:
4 years, 3 months and 12 days have passed since July 15th, 2016.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 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: Anyone born on July 15th, 2016, will be 4 years of age.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1468537200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 15th, 2016:
June 19th, 2016: The Cleveland Cavaliers win the 2016 NBA Finals after they defeat the Golden State Warriors by 4-3.
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End - Action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog.
Tom Clancy's The Division - Action role-playing game that is online-only.
Overwatch - Multiplayer FPS game.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about July 15th, 2016.
1,565 days have passed since this date.
135,219,600 seconds have passed since the July 15th, 2016.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 157,756,200 times.
Since July 15th, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 69,773,313,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 22,536,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 11,628,886 steps. That's about 5,168 miles!
Since this date, 1,622,635 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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