15th of May, 1966

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 15th of May, 1966, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 52 years, 4 months and 11 days have passed since the 15th of May, 1966.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1966.
  • Day 135 of 1966.
  • Leap Year: 1966 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, 1966 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 15th of May, 1966 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 15th of May, 1966, will be 52 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-15-1966 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1966-05-15. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19660515" are easier to sort.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 15th of May:

  • Constituent Assembly Day (Lithuania)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 15th of May, 1966:

  • United States: Monday Monday - Mama's & Papa's
  • United Kingdom: Pretty Flamingo - Manfred Mann

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 15th of May, 1966.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 15th of May, 1966 was probably conceived around the 5th of August, 1965. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 15th of May, 1966 is the 22nd of February, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 19th of April, 1966: Bobbi Gibb becomes the first woman to run the Boston Marathon.
  • 21st of April, 1966: Ian Brady and Myra Hindley go on trial in England for the murders of 3 children that vanished between 1963 and 1965.
  • 30th of April, 1966: The Church of Satan is formed by Anton Szandor LaVey.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 7th of May, 1966: Irish bank workers go on strike.
  • 8th of June, 1966: A tornado kills 16 people in Topeka, Kansas.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 15th of May:

  • 15th of May, 1918: The Finnish Civil War ends.
  • 15th of May, 1948: The Arab-Israeli War begins.
  • 15th of May, 1969: American teenager Robert Rayford dies of a mysterious illness in Missouri. Nearly two decades later, it is discovered that this was one of the first cases of AIDS in the United States
  • 15th of May, 1972: Democratic presidential candidate George Wallace is shot five times in an assassination attempt in Laurel, Maryland.
  • 15th of May, 1981: American serial killer Lemuel Smith murders a female correctional officer by the name of Donna Payant.
  • 15th of May, 1993: Ireland win the Eurovision with Niamh Kavanagh's song "In Your Eyes".
  • 15th of May, 1992: Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • 15th of May, 2003: The Matrix Reloaded (2003) is released.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 15th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of May, 1966.

  • 19,124 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,652,313,600 seconds have passed since the 15th of May, 1966.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,927,699,200 times.
  • Since the 15th of May, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 852,593,817,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 275,385,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 142,098,970 steps. That's about 63,155 miles!
  • Since this date, 19,827,763 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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