11th of May, 1973

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 11th of May, 1973, fell on a Friday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 45 years, 6 months and 5 days have passed since the 11th of May, 1973.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1973.
  • Day 131 of 1973.
  • Leap Year: 1973 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, 1973 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 11th of May, 1973 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 11th of May, 1973, will be 45 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-11-1973 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1973-05-11. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19730511" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 105922800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 11th of May, 1973:

  • United States: Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree - Dawn
  • United Kingdom: Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree - Dawn

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 11th of May, 1973.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 11th of May, 1973 was probably conceived around the 1st of August, 1972. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 11th of May, 1973 is the 18th of February, 1974. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 30th of April, 1973: Watergate scandal: President Richard Nixon announces that White House Counsel John Dean has been fired and that Attorney General Richard Kleindienst has resigned.
  • 22nd of May, 1973: Lord Lambton resigns from the British government over a 'call girl' scandal.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 11th of May:

  • 11th of May, 1981: Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter Bob Marley dies from cancer.
  • 11th of May, 2001: A Knight's Tale (2001) is released.
  • 11th of May, 2007: The film 28 Weeks Later (2007) is released.
  • 11th of May, 2008: Manchester United regain their Premier League title after defeating Wigan 2-0 in the final game of the season .
  • 11th of May, 2014: Manchester City win the Premier League after a 2-0 victory over West Ham.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Barnaby Jones - Television series about a Private Detective and his widowed daughter-in-law.
  • Last of the Summer Wine - British sitcom about three senior citizens in the Yorkshire Dales.
  • M*A*S*H - TV series about an American military medical unit during the Korean War.
  • Maude - Sitcom starring Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay. Spin-off of All in the Family.
  • Emergency! - TV series about a fire department in LA.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 11th of May, 1973.

  • 16,622 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,436,144,400 seconds have passed since the 11th of May, 1973.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,675,501,800 times.
  • Since the 11th of May, 1973, earth has travelled approximately 741,050,510,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 239,357,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 123,508,418 steps. That's about 54,893 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,233,733 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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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