May 16th, 2019

May 16th, 2019, fell on a Thursday. It was day 136 of 2019. The decade was the 2010s.

1 years, 9 months and 18 days have passed since May 16th, 2019.


On This Date

Events that occurred on May 16th, 2019:

  • Former Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke passes away at the age of 89 following a short illness.
  • Wrestler Ashley Massaro commits suicide.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 16th, 2019:

  • United States: Old Town Road - Lil Nas X
  • United Kingdom: Vossi Bop - Stormzy

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Avengers: Endgame" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is May 16th, 2019 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2019 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.

In America, the song Old Town Road by Lil Nas X is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Vossi Bop by Stormzy is the number one hit song. Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Avengers: Endgame is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Suits", "American Horror Story", "Black Mirror" and "Jane the Virgin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops 4", "Spider-Man" and "Red Dead Redemption 2".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Doc McStuffins", "Paw Patrol" and "Henry Danger". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "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 May 16th, 2019.

  • Greta Thunberg.

    Environmental activist Greta Thunberg was named as the Time Person of the Year in 2019.

  • 2019 in movies.

    Movies released in 2019 included Avengers: Endgame, The Irishman, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Joker, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, Us, Aladdin, Captain Marvel, Toy Story 4 and The Lion King.

  • 2019 in music.

    The music charts in 2019 were dominated by the likes of Post Malone, Sam Smith & Normani, Ariana Grande, Lewis Capaldi, Tom Walker, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Ed Sheeran, AJ Tracey, Tones and I, Dua Lipa, Halsey, Jonas Brothers and Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 1 years, 9 months and 18 days have passed since May 16th, 2019.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2019.
  • Leap Year: 2019 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 16th, 2019, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1557961200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 16th, 2019:

  • April 16th, 2019: The game World War Z is released.
  • April 23rd, 2019: The game Mortal Kombat 11 is released.
  • April 25th, 2019: Former Vice President Joe Biden launches his presidential campaign for 2020.
  • April 26th, 2019: The survival horror game Days Gone is released.
  • May 3rd, 2019: The biographical crime film "Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile" is released on Netflix.
  • May 6th, 2019: Meghan Markle gives birth to Archie Mountbatten-Windsor.
  • May 6th, 2019: The television miniseries Chernobyl is released.
  • May 7th, 2019: Liverpool overturn a 3-0 deficit against Barcelona in the Champions League.
  • May 10th, 2019: The Jeremy Kyle Show is cancelled.
  • May 10th, 2019: The song "Dance Monkey" is released by Tones and I.
  • May 12th, 2019: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League in the final game of the season, edging out rivals Liverpool by one point.
  • This date: May 16th, 2019
  • May 18th, 2019: Manchester City win the FA Cup after beating Watford 6-0.
  • May 19th, 2019: The last episode of Game of Thrones is aired.
  • May 24th, 2019: British Prime Minister Theresa May announces that she will resign as leader of the Conservative Party.
  • May 27th, 2019: Irish politics: Maria Bailey gives her "car crash" interview about "swing-gate" on Today with Seán O'Rourke.
  • May 29th, 2019: T-Series dethrones PewDiePie to become the most-subscribed Youtube channel.
  • June 1st, 2019: Soccer played Jose Antonio Reyes dies in a car crash. .
  • June 7th, 2019: Football: Eden Hazard leaves Chelsea for Real Madrid.
  • June 9th, 2019: The 2019 Hong Kong protests begin.
  • June 11th, 2019: Sherif Lanre is removed from the TV show Love Island.
  • June 13th, 2019: The Toronto Raptors win the 2019 NBA Finals after defeating the Golden State Warriors 4-2.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 16th, 2019, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Taurus is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 16th, 2019 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

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

  • Narcos: Mexico - Crime drama television series.
  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • 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.
  • 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.

2019 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2019.

  • Game Shakers
  • Henry Danger
  • Paw Patrol
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Dora the Explorer

2019 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2019:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Video Games

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

  • Red Dead Redemption 2 - Action-adventure game developed and published by Rockstar Games.
  • Spider-Man - Action-adventure game developed by Insomniac Games.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Multiplayer FPS game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of May:


US President

Who was the US President on May 16th, 2019?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 16th, 2019?

  • Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 16th, 2019 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 16th, 2019 is the 23rd of February, 2020. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 16th, 2019.

  • 657 days have passed since this date.
  • 56,768,400 seconds have passed since the May 16th, 2019.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 66,229,800 times.
  • Since May 16th, 2019, earth has travelled approximately 29,292,494,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 9,461,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 4,882,082 steps. That's about 2,170 miles!
  • Since this date, 681,221 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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