29th of August, 1969

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 29th of August, 1969, fell on a Friday.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 48 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since the 29th of August, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1969.
  • Day 241 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 29th of August, 1969 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 29th of August, 1969, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-29-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1969-08-29. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690829" 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 29th of August, 1969:

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

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 29th of August, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 29th of August, 1969 was probably conceived around the 19th of November, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 29th of August, 1969 is the 8th of June, 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 29th of August:

  • 29th of August, 1966: The Beatles last live performance takes place at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
  • 29th of August, 1970: Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar is killed by an LA County Sheriff deputy during the National Chicano Moratorium March against the Vietnam War.
  • 29th of August, 2005: Hurricane Katrina hits New Orleans.
  • 29th of August, 2006: The video game Saints Row is released.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of August:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of August, 1969.

  • 17,734 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,532,221,200 seconds have passed since the 29th of August, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,787,591,400 times.
  • Since the 29th of August, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 790,626,139,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 255,370,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 131,771,023 steps. That's about 58,565 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,386,654 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


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