21st of October, 1966

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 21st of October, 1966, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: The Aberfan disaster occurs in Wales when a colliery spoil tip collapses, killing 116 children and 28 adults.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 50 years, 11 months and 5 days have passed since the 21st of October, 1966.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 1966.
  • Day 294 of 1966.
  • Leap Year: 1966 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1966 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 21st of October, 1966 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 21st of October, 1966, will be 50 years of age.
  • American Format: 10-21-1966 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1966-10-21. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19661021" 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 21st of October, 1966:

  • United States: Reach Out I'll Be There - Four Tops
  • United Kingdom: Distant Drums - Jim Reeves

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 21st of October, 1966.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 21st of October, 1966 was probably conceived around the 11th of January, 1966. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 21st of October, 1966 is the 31st of July, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

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On This Date

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Celebrity Birthdays

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of October, 1966.

  • 18,602 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,607,212,800 seconds have passed since the 21st of October, 1966.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,875,081,600 times.
  • Since the 21st of October, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 829,321,804,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 267,868,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 138,220,301 steps. That's about 61,431 miles!
  • Since this date, 19,286,554 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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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