6th of May, 1983

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 6th of May, 1983, fell on a Friday.
  • Born on this exact date: Dani Alves: Brazilian soccer player.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 34 years, 4 months and 17 days have passed since the 6th of May, 1983.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 1983.
  • Day 126 of 1983.
  • Leap Year: 1983 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, 1983 was the year of the .
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 1983 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 6th of May, 1983, will be 34 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-06-1983 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1983-05-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19830506" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 421023600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of May, 1983:

  • United States: Beat It - Michael Jackson
  • United Kingdom: True - Spandau Ballet

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Flashdance" 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 6th of May, 1983.

  • 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 6th of May, 1983.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of May, 1983 was probably conceived around the 27th of July, 1982. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of May, 1983 is the 13th of February, 1984. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 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.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • 6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
  • 6th of May, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • 6th of May, 2005: Kingdom of Heaven (2005) is released.
  • 6th of May, 2007: Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.

Television

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

  • The A-Team - Action TV series with characters such as "Mr. T" and John "Hannibal" Smith.
  • 'Allo 'Allo! - BBC sitcom starring Gorden Kaye.
  • Cheers - Sitcom starring Ted Danson.
  • Knight Rider - Starring David Hasselhoff.
  • Family Ties - Sitcom starring Michael J. Fox.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 1983.

  • 12,556 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,084,838,400 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 1983.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,265,644,800 times.
  • Since the 6th of May, 1983, earth has travelled approximately 559,776,614,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 180,806,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 93,296,102 steps. That's about 41,465 miles!
  • Since this date, 13,018,061 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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