2nd of July, 1969

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 2nd of July, 1969, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 48 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since the 2nd of July, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 1969.
  • Day 183 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of July, 1969 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of July, 1969, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 07-02-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1969-07-02. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690702" 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 2nd of July, 1969:

  • United States: Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet - Henry Mancini
  • United Kingdom: Something In The Air - Thunderclap Newman

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 2nd of July, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of July, 1969 was probably conceived around the 22nd of September, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of July, 1969 is the 11th of April, 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.
  • 20th of July, 1969: Australian singer Cathy Wayne is murdered in Vietnam.
  • 21st of July, 1969: Man steps on the moon for the first time (Apollo 11 Mission).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 2nd of July:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of July:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of July, 1969.

  • 17,790 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,537,059,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of July, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,793,236,200 times.
  • Since the 2nd of July, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 793,122,753,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 256,176,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 132,187,126 steps. That's about 58,750 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,444,715 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.


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