11th of August, 1965

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 11th of August, 1965, fell on a Wednesday.
  • On this exact date: The Watts Riots take place in Los Angeles, California.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 53 years, 9 months and 8 days have passed since the 11th of August, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1965.
  • Day 223 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1965 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 11th of August, 1965 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, 1965, will be 53 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-11-1965 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1965-08-11. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19650811" 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, 1965:

  • United States: I'm Henry The Eight I Am - Herman's Hermits
  • United Kingdom: Help - Beatles

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 11th of August, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 11th of August, 1965 was probably conceived around the 1st of November, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 11th of August, 1965 is the 21st of May, 1966. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 1st of August, 1965: Cigarette advertising is banned in the United Kingdom.
  • 6th of August, 1965: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is signed into law. The act prohibits racial discrimination in voting.

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, 1965.

  • 19,639 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,696,809,600 seconds have passed since the 11th of August, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,979,611,200 times.
  • Since the 11th of August, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 875,553,753,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 282,801,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 145,925,626 steps. That's about 64,856 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,361,715 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.


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