9th of August, 1971

The 9th of August, 1971, fell on a Monday. Day 221 of 1971. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 9th of August, 1971:

  • Internment: British government forces arrest hundreds of Irish nationalists and detain them without trial.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of August, 1971:

  • United States: How Can You Mend A Broken Heart - Bee Gees
  • United Kingdom: Get It On - T. Rex

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 9th of August, 1971.

  • 1971 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1971 were dominated by the likes of Dawn, Three Dog Night, Rod Stewart, The Bee Gees, Carole King, Melanie, The Osmonds, The Temptations, The Raiders, Isaac Hayes, Donny Osmond and Cher.

  • Richard Nixon.

    U.S. President Richard Nixon was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1971.

  • 1971 in movies.

    Movies released in 1971 included Fiddler on the Roof, The French Connection, Dirty Harry, Diamonds Are Forever, Billy Jack, Summer of '42, The Last Picture Show, Carnal Knowledge, A Clockwork Orange, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Harold and Maude, Klute and Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 9th of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 48 years, 4 months and 8 days have passed since the 9th of August, 1971.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1971.
  • Leap Year: 1971 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 9th of August, 1971, will be 48 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 50540400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 9th of August, 1971:

  • 30th of July, 1971: 162 people are killed when All Nippon Airways Flight 58 collides with a Japanese fighter jet.
  • 4th of September, 1971: 111 people die when Alaska Airlines Flight 1866 crashes in Alaska.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 9th of August, 1971, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1971 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 9th of August, 1971 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 9th of August, 1971.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 9th of August, 1971 was probably conceived around the 30th of October, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of August, 1971 is the 18th of May, 1972. (Rough Estimate).

9th of August

Events that have occurred on the 9th of August:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of August, 1971.

  • 17,660 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,525,827,600 seconds have passed since the 9th of August, 1971.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,780,132,200 times.
  • Since the 9th of August, 1971, earth has travelled approximately 787,327,041,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 254,304,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 131,221,174 steps. That's about 58,321 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,309,931 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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