9th of May, 1949

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 9th of May, 1949, fell on a Monday.
  • Born on this exact date: Billy Joel: Singer.
  • Decade: 1940s.
  • 70 years, 0 months and 13 days have passed since the 9th of May, 1949.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1949.
  • Day 129 of 1949.
  • Leap Year: 1949 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1949 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 9th of May, 1949 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 9th of May, 1949, will be 70 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-09-1949 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1949-05-09. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19490509" are easier to sort.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 9th of May:

  • Victory Day (Russia)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on the 9th of May, 1949.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 9th of May, 1949 was probably conceived around the 30th of July, 1948. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of May, 1949 is the 16th of February, 1950. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of May, 1949.

  • 25,580 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,210,112,000 seconds have passed since the 9th of May, 1949.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,578,464,000 times.
  • Since the 9th of May, 1949, earth has travelled approximately 1,140,417,792,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 368,352,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 190,069,632 steps. That's about 84,475 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,521,344 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.


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