9th of August, 1984
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 9th of August, 1984, fell on a Thursday.
34 years, 4 months and 7 days have passed since the 9th of August, 1984.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of
Day 222 of
1984. Leap Year: 1984 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 Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1984 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 9th of August, 1984 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 9th of August, 1984, will be 34 years of age.
American Format: 08-09-1984 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1984-08-09. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19840809" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 460854000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of August, 1984:
United States: Ghostbusters - Ray Parker jr.
United Kingdom: Two Tribes - Frankie goes to Hollywood Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Ghostbusters" 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 9th of August, 1984.
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.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 9th of August, 1984. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 9th of August, 1984 was probably conceived around the
31st of October, 1983. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of August, 1984 is the
19th of May, 1985. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
18th of July, 1984: James Oliver Huberty shoots up a McDonalds restaurant in San Diego, killing 21 people.
23rd of July, 1984: Vanessa L. Williams resigns as Miss America after nude photos of her appear in Penthouse magazine.
1st of August, 1984: Stevie Wonder releases his single "I Just Called to Say I Love You".
10th of August, 1984: The film Red Dawn (1984) is released. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 9th of August:
9th of August, 1969: The Manson Family murder Sharon Tate, Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski and Jay Sebring.
9th of August, 1971: Internment: British government forces arrest hundreds of Irish nationalists and detain them without trial.
9th of August, 1974: The Watergate scandal forces Richard Nixon to resign as President of the United States.
9th of August, 1974: Vice President Gerald Ford becomes the 38th President of the United States.
9th of August, 1999: WWF: Chris Jericho makes his debut.
9th of August, 2008: Comedian Bernie Mac dies from pneumonia, which was brought on by a condition called sarcoidosis.
9th of August, 1985: Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985) is released in movie theaters.
9th of August, 1989: The Abyss (1989) is released in cinemas.
9th of August, 2010: The song "Love the Way You Lie" is released by Eminem and Rihanna. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Sherlock Holmes - Starring Jeremy Brett.
Kate & Allie - Comedy TV series.
Scarecrow and Mrs. King - Starring Kate Jackson and Bruce Boxleitner.
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe - Animated series.
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. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 9th of August:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of August, 1984.
12,545 days have passed since this date.
1,083,891,600 seconds have passed since the 9th of August, 1984.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,264,540,200 times.
Since the 9th of August, 1984, earth has travelled approximately 559,288,065,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 180,648,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 93,214,678 steps. That's about 41,429 miles!
Since this date, 13,006,699 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Thursday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Quinta-feira. Random Dates
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