23rd of May, 1980
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 23rd of May, 1980, fell on a Friday.
On this exact date:
The Shining (1980) is released in cinemas. Share Decade: 1980s.
38 years, 5 months and 22 days have passed since the 23rd of May, 1980.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of
Day 144 of
1980. Leap Year: 1980 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1980 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of May, 1980 falls under the Deer.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 23rd of May, 1980, will be 38 years of age.
American Format: 05-23-1980 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1980-05-23. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19800523" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 327884400.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of May, 1980:
United States: Call Me - Blondie
United Kingdom: What's Another Year - Johnny Logan US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 23rd of May, 1980. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 23rd of May, 1980 was probably conceived around the
14th of August, 1979. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of May, 1980 is the
2nd of March, 1981. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
25th of April, 1980: Dan-Air Flight 1008 crashes in Tenerife, killing 146 people.
30th of April, 1980: Six Iranian-born terrorists take over the Iranian embassy in London.
4th of May, 1980: Yugoslav President Josip Broz Tito dies.
9th of May, 1980: Friday the 13th (1980) is released.
14th of May, 1980: 4 white police officers are found not guilty of killing a black insurance executive called Arthur McDuffie. Their acquittal sets off riots in Miami.
18th of May, 1980: The eruption of Mount St. Helens occurs.
18th of May, 1980: Joy Division singer Ian Curtis hangs himself.
21st of May, 1980: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) is released.
26th of May, 1980: 2,000 people are killed in South Korea when military forces clash with pro-democracy protesters.
1st of June, 1980: A news network called CNN is launched.
9th of June, 1980: Comedian Richard Pryor is badly burned while trying to freebase cocaine.
20th of June, 1980: The Blues Brothers (1980) is released in cinemas. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 23rd of May:
23rd of May, 1934: Bonnie and Clyde are killed in a police ambush.
23rd of May, 1995: The first version of MySQL is released.
23rd of May, 1999: WWF wrestler Owen Hart dies after falling during a live show.
23rd of May, 2014: The Isla Vista killings occur when 22-year-old Elliot Rodger goes on a killing spree.
23rd of May, 2015: Ireland legalizes same-sex marriage via a referendum.
23rd of May, 1984: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) is released.
23rd of May, 1986: The film Cobra (1986), starring Chuck Norris, is released in cinemas.
23rd of May, 1986: Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) is released.
23rd of May, 1997: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) is released.
23rd of May, 2000: Eminem releases his album The Marshall Mathers LP.
23rd of May, 2003: Bruce Almighty (2003) is released.
23rd of May, 2007: The 2007 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Liverpool and AC Milan. Milan win 2-1. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Knots Landing - American soap opera.
Archie Bunker's Place - Sitcom starring Carroll O'Connor.
Trapper John, M.D. - Medical drama.
Hart to Hart - TV show about a couple who moonlight as detectives.
The Dukes of Hazzard - American television series.
Mork & Mindy - Comedy TV show about an alien called Mork. Starring Robin Williams.
Taxi - American sitcom starring Andy Kaufman and Danny DeVito.
Dallas - Soap opera.
The Incredible Hulk - Starring Lou Ferrigno.
The Love Boat - Television series that was set on a cruise ship. Starring Gavin MacLeod as Captain Merrill Stubing. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of May, 1980.
14,052 days have passed since this date.
1,214,096,400 seconds have passed since the 23rd of May, 1980.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,416,445,800 times.
Since the 23rd of May, 1980, earth has travelled approximately 626,473,742,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 202,349,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 104,412,290 steps. That's about 46,405 miles!
Since this date, 14,569,157 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sexta-feira. Random Dates
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