17th of June, 1969

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of June, 1969, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 48 years, 9 months and 2 days have passed since the 17th of June, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 1969.
  • Day 168 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of June, 1969 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of June, 1969, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 06-17-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1969-06-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690617" are easier to sort.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of June:

  • Icelandic National Day (Iceland)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of June, 1969:

  • United States: Get Back - Beatles
  • United Kingdom: The Ballad Of John And Yoko - Beatles

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 17th of June, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of June, 1969 was probably conceived around the 7th of September, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of June, 1969 is the 27th of March, 1970. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 4th of June, 1969: Mexicana Flight 704 crashes, killing 79 people. Mexican tennis player Rafael Osuna is among the dead.
  • 22nd of June, 1969: Judy Garland dies from a drug overdose.
  • 3rd of July, 1969: Brian Jones, who was an original founding member of The Rolling Stones, is found dead in his swimming pool.
  • 4th of July, 1969: Zodiak killer: Michael Mageau and Darlene Ferrin are shot at Blue Rock Springs in California.
  • 16th of July, 1969: The Apollo 11 Mission launches.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of June:

  • 17th of June, 1971: US President Nixon declares "War on Drugs".
  • 17th of June, 1972: Watergate scandal: Five White House operatives are arrested for burglarizing the offices of the Democratic National Committee.
  • 17th of June, 1991: U.S. President Zachary Taylor is exhumed to discover whether or not his death was caused by arsenic poisoning
  • 17th of June, 2012: Rodney King is found dead.
  • 17th of June, 1994: The 1994 FIFA World Cup kicks off in the USA.
  • 17th of June, 2013: The song "Wake Me Up" is released by Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of June:

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of June, 1969. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of June, 1969.

  • 17,807 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,538,528,400 seconds have passed since the 17th of June, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,794,949,800 times.
  • Since the 17th of June, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 793,880,654,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 256,421,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 132,313,442 steps. That's about 58,806 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,462,341 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.


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