The 21st of May, 1960, fell on a Saturday. Day 142 of 1960. Decade: 1960s.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Jeffrey Dahmer: Serial killer.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 21st of May, 1960:
United States: Stuck On You - Elvis Presley
United Kingdom: Cathy's Clown - Everly Brothers
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 the 21st of May, 1960.
"U.S. Scientists" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1960. During 1960, scientists in the United States made a remarkable amount of progress in areas such as space travel and DNA.
1960 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1960 were dominated by the likes of Percy Faith, Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, Johnny Preston, The Drifters, Brenda Lee and The Drifters.
1960 in movies.
Movies released in 1960 included Spartacus, Psycho, Exodus, Swiss Family Robinson, The Alamo, The Apartment, BUtterfield 8, Ocean's 11, Peeping Tom, Inherit the Wind, Please Don't Eat the Daisies and From the Terrace.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of May, 1960.
21,730 days have passed since this date.
1,877,475,600 seconds have passed since the 21st of May, 1960.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,190,388,200 times.
Since the 21st of May, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 968,777,409,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 312,912,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 161,462,902 steps. That's about 71,761 miles!
Since this date, 22,529,707 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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