4th of May, 1970

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 4th of May, 1970, fell on a Monday.
  • On this exact date: Ohio National Guardsmen shoot and kill four Kent State University students at an anti-war protest.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 47 years, 4 months and 24 days have passed since the 4th of May, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1970.
  • Day 124 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 4th of May, 1970 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 4th of May, 1970, will be 47 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-04-1970 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1970-05-04. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19700504" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 10623600.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 4th of May:

  • Greenery Day (Japan)
  • May Day Bank Holiday (UK)
  • May Day (Ireland)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of May, 1970:

  • United States: American Woman - Guess Who
  • United Kingdom: Spirit In The Sky - Norman Greenbaum

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 4th of May, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 4th of May, 1970 was probably conceived around the 25th of July, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 4th of May, 1970 is the 11th of February, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 10th of April, 1970: The official break-up of The Beatles occurs when Paul McCartney announces that he is leaving the group.
  • 11th of April, 1970: 74 people are killed when an avalanche occurs in the French Alps.
  • 6th of May, 1970: Irish politicians Charles Haughey and Neil Blaney are dismissed from the government after they are accused of being involved in a plot to import weapons for the Provisional IRA.
  • 9th of May, 1970: 100,000 people demonstrate against the Vietnam War in Washington D.C..
  • 31st of May, 1970: The 1970 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Mexico.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 4th of May:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 4th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of May, 1970.

  • 17,311 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,495,670,400 seconds have passed since the 4th of May, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,744,948,800 times.
  • Since the 4th of May, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 771,765,926,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 249,278,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 128,627,654 steps. That's about 57,168 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,948,045 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

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