3rd of May, 1988
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 3rd of May, 1988, fell on a Tuesday.
30 years, 7 months and 10 days have passed since the 3rd of May, 1988.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of
Day 124 of
1988. Leap Year: 1988 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 Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1988 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of May, 1988 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of May, 1988, will be 30 years of age.
American Format: 05-03-1988 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1988-05-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19880503" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 578617200.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 3rd of May:
Constitution Memorial Day (Japan)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of May, 1988:
United States: Where Do Broken Hearts Go - Whitney Houston
United Kingdom: Theme From S-Express - S-Express Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Beetlejuice" 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 May, 1988.
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 3rd of May, 1988:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.7 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 46.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 8.17 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 11.89 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.27cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 3rd of May, 1988. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 3rd of May, 1988 was probably conceived around the
25th of July, 1987. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of May, 1988 is the
10th of February, 1989. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
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Historical events that have occurred on the 3rd of May:
3rd of May, 2007: Madeleine McCann disappears in Praia da Luz, Portugal.
3rd of May, 1996: The Craft (1996), starring Neve Campbell, is released in cinemas.
3rd of May, 2002: Spider-Man (2002), starring Tobey Maguire, is released in movie theaters.
3rd of May, 2013: Iron Man 3 (2013) is released in cinemas.
3rd of May, 2015: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean?Luc Picard.
Full House - Sitcom about a widowed man who looks after his three daughters.
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. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Metal Gear - Released on the NES in North America.
Final Fantasy - The first game in the Final Fantasy series.
Mega Man - A platform game that was developed by Capcom.
Street Fighter - The first game in the Street Fighter series.
Punch-Out!! - "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!" was a boxing game that was published for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of May, 1988.
11,179 days have passed since this date.
965,869,200 seconds have passed since the 3rd of May, 1988.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,126,847,400 times.
Since the 3rd of May, 1988, earth has travelled approximately 498,388,507,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 160,978,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 83,064,751 steps. That's about 36,918 miles!
Since this date, 11,590,430 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Terca-feira. Random Dates
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