August 12th, 2016, fell on a Friday. It was day 225 of 2016. The decade was the 2010s.
4 years, 6 months and 13 days have passed since August 12th, 2016.
August 12th, 2016 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (Game) - The infamous mission "No Russian" takes place.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on August 12th, 2016:
United States: Cheap Thrills - Sia
United Kingdom: Cold Water - Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Suicide Squad" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is August 12th, 2016 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Leo. 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. In America, the song Cheap Thrills by Sia is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Cold Water by Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber is the number one hit song.
Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Suicide Squad is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May 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.
A meme called "Arthur's Fist" is currently going viral on the Internet. The reaction image, which is used to highlight infuriating situations, features Arthur from the TV series holding a clinched fist. The 2016 United States presidential election is in full swing, with Hillary Clinton facing off against Donald Trump. The popular app Instagram has released a new feature called "Stories".
The 2016 Summer Olympics are currently taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. MMA fans are currently looking forward to UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will take on Nate Diaz in a rematch.
In soccer, Everton defender John Stones has signed with Manchester City.
Toronto police have released a video showing the late Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine. The former Toronto mayor had passed away earlier in the year from cancer. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Walking Dead", "Black Mirror", "Orange Is the New Black" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops III", "Overwatch", "Overwatch" and "Pokemon Go".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Girl Meets World", "Henry Danger" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4", "Xbox One" and "Star Wars BB-8 toy droid".
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 12th, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
2016 clown sightings.
The "2016 clown phenomenon" was spreading through social media in Autumn of 2016, as multiple sightings of people dressed as evil clowns were reported. Most of these sightings were deemed to be harmless pranks.
Basic facts and information about this date:
4 years, 6 months and 13 days have passed since August 12th, 2016.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 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 August 12th, 2016, will be 4 years of age.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1470956400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around August 12th, 2016:
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.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 12th, 2016?
Theresa May 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 12th, 2016 was probably conceived around the 3rd of November, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 12th, 2016 is the 22nd of May, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on August 12th, 2016.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about August 12th, 2016.
1,658 days have passed since this date.
143,254,800 seconds have passed since the August 12th, 2016.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 167,130,600 times.
Since August 12th, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 73,919,476,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 23,875,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,319,913 steps. That's about 5,476 miles!
Since this date, 1,719,058 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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