22nd of May, 1959

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 22nd of May, 1959, fell on a Friday.
  • Born on this exact date: Morrissey: Singer.
  • Decade: 1950s.
  • 60 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since the 22nd of May, 1959.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 1959.
  • Day 142 of 1959.
  • Leap Year: 1959 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1959 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 22nd of May, 1959 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 22nd of May, 1959, will be 60 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-22-1959 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1959-05-22. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19590522" are easier to sort.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 22nd of May, 1959.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 22nd of May, 1959 was probably conceived around the 12th of August, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 22nd of May, 1959 is the 29th of February, 1960. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 22nd of May:

Celebrity Birthdays

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 22nd of May, 1959.

  • 22,004 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,901,145,600 seconds have passed since the 22nd of May, 1959.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,218,003,200 times.
  • Since the 22nd of May, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 980,991,129,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 316,857,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 163,498,522 steps. That's about 72,666 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,813,747 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


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