12th of August, 1969

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 12th of August, 1969, fell on a Tuesday.
  • On this exact date: Battle of the Bogside: Riots break out in Derry, Northern Ireland.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 48 years, 1 months and 12 days have passed since the 12th of August, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1969.
  • Day 224 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 12th of August, 1969 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 12th of August, 1969, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-12-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1969-08-12. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690812" 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 12th of August, 1969:

  • United States: In The Year 2525 - Zager & Evans
  • United Kingdom: Honky Tonk Women - Rolling Stones

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 12th of August, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of August, 1969 was probably conceived around the 2nd of November, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of August, 1969 is the 22nd of May, 1970. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 12th of August:

  • 12th of August, 1966: Massacre of Braybrook Street: Harry Roberts, John Duddy and Jack Witney kill 3 policemen in London, England.
  • 12th of August, 1982: A debt crisis begins in Latin America when Mexico announces that it is unable to pay its foreign debt.
  • 12th of August, 1985: Japan Airlines Flight 123 crashes, killing 520 people.
  • 12th of August, 1988: The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) is released in cinemas.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 12th of August:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of August, 1969.

  • 17,575 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,518,480,000 seconds have passed since the 12th of August, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,771,560,000 times.
  • Since the 12th of August, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 783,535,680,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 253,080,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 130,589,280 steps. That's about 58,040 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,221,760 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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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