The 2nd of March, 1968, fell on a Saturday. Day 62 of 1968. Decade: 1960s.
51 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 1968.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Daniel Craig: Actor.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of March, 1968:
United States: Love Is Blue - Paul Mauriat
United Kingdom: Cinderella Rockefella - Esther & Abi Ofarim
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 2nd of March, 1968.
The Apollo 8 astronauts.
"The Apollo 8 astronauts" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1968. This was after they became the first humans to successfully leave low Earth orbit.
1968 in movies.
Movies released in 1968 included 2001: A Space Odyssey, Funny Girl, The Love Bug, The Odd Couple, Bullitt, Romeo and Juliet, Oliver!, Coogan's Bluff, Rosemary's Baby, Planet of the Apes, Night of the Living Dead and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
1968 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1968 were dominated by the likes of Paul Mauriat, Otis Redding, Bobby Goldsboro, The Beatles, The Rascals and Herb Alpert.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of March:
2nd of March, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine
2nd of March, 2015: The Game Developers Conference 2015 begins in San Francisco, California.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of March, 1968.
18,951 days have passed since this date.
1,637,370,000 seconds have passed since the 2nd of March, 1968.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,910,265,000 times.
Since the 2nd of March, 1968, earth has travelled approximately 844,882,920,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 272,895,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 140,813,820 steps. That's about 62,584 miles!
Since this date, 19,648,440 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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