3rd of August, 1982

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 3rd of August, 1982, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 36 years, 3 months and 13 days have passed since the 3rd of August, 1982.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 1982.
  • Day 215 of 1982.
  • Leap Year: 1982 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1982 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of August, 1982 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of August, 1982, will be 36 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-03-1982 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1982-08-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19820803" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 397177200.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of August, 1982:

  • United States: Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor
  • United Kingdom: Fame - Irene Cara

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "E.T." was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 3rd of August, 1982.

  • Iran-Iraq War

    Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 3rd of August, 1982.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of August, 1982 was probably conceived around the 24th of October, 1981. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of August, 1982 is the 13th of May, 1983. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 4th of July, 1982: Terry Higgins becomes the first person to die of AIDS in the United Kingdom.
  • 9th of July, 1982: The sci-fi movie TRON (1982) is released in cinemas.
  • 9th of July, 1982: Pan Am Flight 759 crashes in Kenner, Louisiana, killing 154 people.
  • 11th of July, 1982: Italy win the World Cup after defeating West Germany 3-1.
  • 31st of July, 1982: 46 children die in a highway accident in Beaune, France.
  • 12th of August, 1982: A debt crisis begins in Latin America when Mexico announces that it is unable to pay its foreign debt.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 3rd of August:

Television

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

  • The Smurfs - Animated fantasy-comedy television series.
  • Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends - Animated television series that ran in the early 1980s.
  • Only Fools and Horses - British television comedy.
  • Magnum, P.I. - Starring Tom Selleck as Private Investigator Thomas Magnum.
  • 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.
  • Taxi - American sitcom starring Andy Kaufman and Danny DeVito.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of August:

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Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 3rd of August, 1982. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of August, 1982.

  • 13,252 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,144,976,400 seconds have passed since the 3rd of August, 1982.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,335,805,800 times.
  • Since the 3rd of August, 1982, earth has travelled approximately 590,807,822,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 190,829,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 98,467,970 steps. That's about 43,764 miles!
  • Since this date, 13,739,717 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

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