23rd of May, 1985
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 23rd of May, 1985, fell on a Thursday.
33 years, 8 months and 2 days have passed since the 23rd of May, 1985.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of
Day 143 of
1985. Leap Year: 1985 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1985 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of May, 1985 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, 1985, will be 33 years of age.
American Format: 05-23-1985 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1985-05-23. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19850523" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 485650800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of May, 1985:
United States: Everything She Wants - Wham
United Kingdom: 19 - Paul Hardcastle Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Code of Silence" 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 23rd of May, 1985.
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.
Weather information for the 23rd of May, 1985:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.6 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 60.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 12.83 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 23rd of May, 1985. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 23rd of May, 1985 was probably conceived around the
13th of August, 1984. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of May, 1985 is the
2nd of March, 1986. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
23rd of April, 1985: Coca-Cola replaces its original drink with New Coke. The reaction to the recipe change is largely negative.
29th of May, 1985: The Heysel Stadium disaster occurs when 38 fans are killed in riots during a European Cup final between Liverpool F.C. and Juventus.
1st of June, 1985: Jennifer Rush releases her song "The Power of Love".
7th of June, 1985: The Goonies (1985) is released in movie theaters.
21st of June, 1985: Return to Oz (1985) 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, 1980: The Shining (1980) is released in cinemas.
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.
ThunderCats - Animated series based on a group of half-human half-cat aliens.
Charles in Charge - TV show about a 19-year-old student called Charles, who is played by Scott Baio.
Murder, She Wrote - Mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher.
Miami Vice - Starring Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas.
Who's the Boss? - Sitcom about a retired player who relocates to work as a live-in housekeeper.
The Cosby Show - American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby.
Punky Brewster - Series about a child that has been abandoned by her parents.
The Transformers - Animated series about an ongoing war between shape-shifting robots.
Sherlock Holmes - Starring Jeremy Brett.
Kate & Allie - Comedy TV series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - An arcade rail shooter game that was released by Atari Games. 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, 1985.
12,298 days have passed since this date.
1,062,550,800 seconds have passed since the 23rd of May, 1985.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,239,642,600 times.
Since the 23rd of May, 1985, earth has travelled approximately 548,276,212,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 177,091,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 91,379,369 steps. That's about 40,613 miles!
Since this date, 12,750,610 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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