9th of August, 1987
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 9th of August, 1987, fell on a Sunday.
This date fell on a weekend.
31 years, 3 months and 8 days have passed since the 9th of August, 1987.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of
Day 221 of
1987. Leap Year: 1987 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, 1987 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: The 9th of August, 1987 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, 1987, will be 31 years of age.
American Format: 08-09-1987 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1987-08-09. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19870809" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 555462000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of August, 1987:
United States: I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2
United Kingdom: La Bamba - Los Lobos Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
The Living Daylights" 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, 1987.
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 9th of August, 1987:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 65.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.33 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 18.03cm.
London, England: Temperature: 15.06 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 9th of August, 1987. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 9th of August, 1987 was probably conceived around the
30th of October, 1986. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of August, 1987 is the
18th of May, 1988. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
17th of July, 1987: RoboCop (1987) is released in movie theaters.
7th of August, 1987: Masters of the Universe (1987) is released.
14th of August, 1987: The Monster Squad (1987) is released.
14th of August, 1987: No Way Out (1987), starring Kevin Costner, is released in movie theaters.
17th of August, 1987: Prominent Nazi politican Rudolf Hess commits suicide at the age of 93.
19th of August, 1987: Hungerford massacre: 27-year-old Michael Ryan murders 16 people in a mass shooting in Hungerford, Berkshire.
21st of August, 1987: The movie Dirty Dancing (1987) 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.
21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.
Married... with Children - Comedy series starring Ed O'Neill as Al Bundy.
Matlock - Legal drama starring Andy Griffith.
ALF - About an alien called ALF.
The Equalizer - About a retired secret agent called Robert McCall.
The Golden Girls - Television series about four mature women who live together in Miami, Florida.
She-Ra: Princess of Power - Animated TV series.
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. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Punch-Out!! - "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!" was a boxing game that was published for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES).
Contra - A run and gun action game that was developed by Konami.
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link - Sequel to the original Zelda game. 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, 1987.
11,421 days have passed since this date.
986,778,000 seconds have passed since the 9th of August, 1987.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,151,241,000 times.
Since the 9th of August, 1987, earth has travelled approximately 509,177,448,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 164,463,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 84,862,908 steps. That's about 37,717 miles!
Since this date, 11,841,336 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Sunday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Domingo. Random Dates
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