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July 15th, 2020.

July 15th, 2020, was a Wednesday. It was day 197 of 2020. The decade was the 2020s.

1 year and 8 days have passed since July 15th, 2020.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

On this day.

What happened on July 15th, 2020?

  • Multiple Twitter accounts belonging to politicians and celebrities are hacked in order to promote a Bitcoin scam.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 15th, 2020.

  • United States: Rockstar - DaBaby
  • United Kingdom: Savage Love (Laxed Siren Beat) - Jawsh 685 and Jason Derulo
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The Empire Strikes Back

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "The Empire Strikes Back" was at the top of the box office on July 15th, 2020.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on July 15th, 2020.

  • Bitcoin scam.

    Bitcoin scam.

    In mid-July, 2020, a number of Twitter accounts belonging to politicians and celebrities were hijacked in order to promote a Bitcoin scam.

  • The body of missing actress Naya Rivera is found.

    The body of missing actress Naya Rivera is found.

    On July 13th, 2020, the body of missing Glee actress Naya Rivera was found in Lake Piru in California. Rivera had been declared as a missing person on July 8th after her 4-year-old son Josey was found alone on a boat at the lake.

  • Jack Charlton passes away.

    Jack Charlton passes away.

    On July 10th, 2020, English football legend Jack Charlton died at the age of 85.

  • Entanglement.

    Entanglement.

    In July of 2020, actress Jada Pinkett Smith admitted to her husband Will Smith that she had an affair with singer August Alsina. Her admission, which she described as an "entanglement", occurred during a televised interview with her husband. In the aftermath, social media users expressed their sympathy for Will Smith.

  • Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19.

    Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19.

    In July of 2020, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for the coronavirus. The announcement raised eyebrows due to Bolsonaro's "relaxed" stance on the pandemic.

  • President Kanye West?

    President Kanye West?

    On July 4th, 2020, rapper Kanye West announced his intention to run in the 2020 US presidential election.

  • Black Lives Matter protests.

    Black Lives Matter protests.

    During this time, protests over the police killing of George Floyd had spread from Minneapolis to every major city across the United States. Protests in support of the BLM movement also sprung up in other countries.

  • People are changing their social media profiles pictures to black.

    People are changing their social media profiles pictures to black.

    During this time, Internet users were changing their social media profile photos to black in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Countries begin to reopen from their COVID-19 lockdowns.

    Countries begin to reopen from their COVID-19 lockdowns.

    During this period, countries were reopening from their COVID-19 lockdowns. Sporting events began to return and unessential businesses started to reopen. Restrictions remained in place in many countries and US states, as policy makers focused their efforts on trying to live with the virus. These restrictions included mask mandates and bans on public gatherings. All-in-all, it was a delicate balancing act.

  • 2020 in movies.

    2020 in movies.

    The movie industry was hit hard by the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. Because movie theaters were temporarily closed in a lot of countries, many films had their release dates postponed. Movies that were released despite the pandemic included the likes of Bad Boys for Life, Tenet, Sonic the Hedgehog and Dolittle.

  • 2020 in music.

    2020 in music.

    The music charts in 2020 were dominated by the likes of The Weeknd, Post Malone, Roddy Ricch, Dua Lipa, DaBaby, Harry Styles, Future and Maroon 5.

  • Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2020 after they defeated incumbent US President Donald Trump.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 1 year and 8 days have passed since July 15th, 2020.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 29 of 2020.
  • Leap Year: 2020 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, 2020, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1594767600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around July 15th, 2020.

  • June 15th, 2020: A skirmish between Indian and Chinese troops at the Galwan Valley leads to multiple deaths on both sides.
  • June 17th, 2020: The Premier League resumes after being halted for three months because of Covid-19.
  • June 17th, 2020: Actor Danny Masterson, who portrayed Hyde in "That '70s Show", is charged in connection with three rape allegations.
  • June 19th, 2020: The game "The Last of Us Part II" is released.
  • June 20th, 2020: Only 6,200 people attend Donald Trump's re-election rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma - despite the campaign stating that one million had registered.
  • June 21st, 2020: The Undertaker retires from wrestling.
  • June 25th, 2020: Soccer: Liverpool win their first Premier League title in 30 years after challengers Manchester City are beaten 2-1 by Chelsea.
  • June 26th, 2020: Coronavirus: Texas Governor Greg Abbott orders all bars to close amidst rising cases.
  • June 26th, 2020: Irish politics: Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and the Green Party agree to form a coalition government.
  • June 26th, 2020: Gaming: Dr. Disrespect is banned from Twitch.
  • June 26th, 2020: Coronavirus: South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster declares a state of emergency.
  • June 26th, 2020: South Korean girl group Blackpink release their single "How You Like That".
  • June 27th, 2020: Fianna Fail leader Micheál Martin becomes the new Taoiseach of Ireland.
  • June 29th, 2020: The Golden State Killer, Joseph James DeAngelo, pleads guilty to 13 counts of first-degree murder.
  • June 29th, 2020: India bans TikTok.
  • July 1st, 2020: The European Union opens its borders to a number of countries after months of COVID-19 restrictions.
  • July 2nd, 2020: Coronavirus: Texas Governor Greg Abbott orders Texans in most counties to wear masks in public.
  • July 2nd, 2020: Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell is arrested by the FBI.
  • July 4th, 2020: Rapper Kanye West announces that he will be running in the 2020 US presidential election.
  • July 7th, 2020: The Trump administration sends formal notice of US withdrawal from the World Health Organization.
  • July 7th, 2020: Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for the coronavirus.
  • July 8th, 2020: Glee actress Naya Rivera is declared as a missing person after her 4-year-old son is found alone on a boat in Lake Piru.
  • July 10th, 2020: Entanglement: Jada Pinkett Smith admits that she cheated on Will Smith with singer August Alsina.
  • July 10th, 2020: English footballer and manager Jack Charlton passes away at the age of 85.
  • July 12th, 2020: Actress Kelly Preston dies from breast cancer at the age of 57.
  • July 13th, 2020: The body of missing Glee actress Naya Rivera is found in Lake Piru in California.
  • This date: July 15th, 2020
  • July 16th, 2020: Buzzfeed leaks comments from former employees of Ellen DeGeneres, who claim that she created a toxic workplace environment.
  • July 17th, 2020: India reimposes a lockdown as coronavirus cases reach one million.
  • July 20th, 2020: Rapper Kanye West breaks down and cries during an anti-abortion rant at his first presidential campaign rally.
  • July 30th, 2020: Herman Cain dies from Covid-19 at the age of 74.
  • July 30th, 2020: The 2019-2020 NBA season is restarted 5 months after it had been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • August 1st, 2020: Soccer: Arsenal win the FA Cup after beating Chelsea 2-1.
  • August 3rd, 2020: President Trump threatens to ban TikTok.
  • August 4th, 2020: Over 220 people are killed when an explosion caused by unsafely stored ammonium nitrate occurs in Beirut, Lebanon.
  • August 11th, 2020: Russia announces that it has approved the world's first Covid-19 vaccine.
  • August 14th, 2020: The video game "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2" is released.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 15th, 2020, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2020 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 15th, 2020 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

Kid's TV shows on July 15th, 2020.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2020.

  • The Loud House

Popular toys and games in 2020.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2020.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield - RPG games.
  • Death Stranding - Action game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - FPS game.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on July 15th.

Rembrandt

Dutch artist. Deceased
Born on July 15th, 1606
He was not alive on this date.

Ian Curtis

English singer. Deceased
Born on July 15th, 1956
He was not alive on this date.

Forest Whitaker

Actor.
Born on July 15th, 1961
He turned 59 on this day in 2020.

Adam Savage

Television host.
Born on July 15th, 1967
He turned 53 on this day in 2020.

Eddie Griffin

Actor / Comedian.
Born on July 15th, 1968
He turned 52 on this day in 2020.

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on July 15th, 2020.

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 15th, 2020.

Irish Taoiseach.

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on July 15th, 2020 was most likely conceived around the 6th of October, 2019.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 15th, 2020 is close to the 24th of April, 2021.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about July 15th, 2020.

  • A total of 373 days have passed since this date.
  • 53 weeks have passed.
  • 32,227,200 seconds have passed since the July 15th, 2020.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 37,598,400 times.
  • Since July 15th, 2020, the earth has travelled approximately 16,629,235,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 5,371,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 2,771,539 steps. That's about 1,232 miles!
  • Since this date, 386,726 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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