11th of August, 1960

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 11th of August, 1960, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 58 years, 4 months and 5 days have passed since the 11th of August, 1960.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1960.
  • Day 224 of 1960.
  • Leap Year: 1960 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1960 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 11th of August, 1960 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 11th of August, 1960, will be 58 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-11-1960 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1960-08-11. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19600811" are easier to sort.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 11th of August, 1960:

  • United States: Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini - Brian Hyland
  • United Kingdom: Shakin' All Over - Johnny Kidd & Pirates

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 11th of August, 1960.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 11th of August, 1960 was probably conceived around the 2nd of November, 1959. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 11th of August, 1960 is the 21st of May, 1961. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 11th of August:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of August:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 11th of August, 1960.

  • 21,309 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,841,101,200 seconds have passed since the 11th of August, 1960.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,147,951,400 times.
  • Since the 11th of August, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 950,008,219,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 306,850,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 158,334,703 steps. That's about 70,371 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,093,214 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.


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