Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of May, 1969 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of May, 1969, will be 49 years of age.
American Format: 05-16-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1969-05-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690516" are easier to sort.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 1969:
United States: Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In - Fifth Dimension
United Kingdom: Get Back - Beatles
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 16th of May, 1969.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of May, 1969 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of May, 1969 is the 23rd of February, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
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.
4th of June, 1969: Mexicana Flight 704 crashes, killing 79 people. Mexican tennis player Rafael Osuna is among the dead.
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of May:
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 16th of May, 1969. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of May, 1969. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 1969.
18,180 days have passed since this date.
1,570,755,600 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 1969.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,832,548,200 times.
Since the 16th of May, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 810,509,889,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 261,792,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 135,084,982 steps. That's about 60,038 miles!
Since this date, 18,849,067 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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