3rd of July, 1988
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 3rd of July, 1988, fell on a Sunday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
Iran Air Flight 655 is erroneously shot down by the USS Vincennes. 290 people are killed Share Decade: 1980s.
29 years, 6 months and 18 days have passed since the 3rd of July, 1988.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 26 of
Day 185 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 Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1988 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of July, 1988 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of July, 1988, will be 29 years of age.
American Format: 07-03-1988 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1988-07-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19880703" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 583887600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of July, 1988:
United States: Foolish Beat - Debbie Gibson
United Kingdom: I Owe You Nothing - Bros Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Who Framed Roger Rabbit" 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 July, 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 July, 1988:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.1 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 69.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 20.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 13.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 11.94cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 3rd of July, 1988. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 3rd of July, 1988 was probably conceived around the
24th of September, 1987. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of July, 1988 is the
12th of April, 1989. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
3rd of June, 1988: The movie Big (1988), starring Tom Hanks, is released in cinemas.
22nd of June, 1988: The film Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) is released.
29th of June, 1988: The movie Coming to America (1988) is released in cinemas.
15th of July, 1988: The movie Die Hard (1988) is released.
25th of July, 1988: American child actress Judith Barsi is shot and killed by her father. Judith was best-known for voicing the character Ducky in The Land Before Time.
29th of July, 1988: The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988) is released in movie theaters. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 3rd of July:
3rd of July, 1969: Brian Jones, who was an original founding member of The Rolling Stones, is found dead in his swimming pool.
3rd of July, 1970: 112 people are killed when Dan-Air Flight 1903 crashes in Spain.
3rd of July, 1971: The Doors singer Jim Morrison dies and is later found lying in his bathtub.
3rd of July, 2013: The President of Egypt, Mohamed Morsi, is removed from power.
3rd of July, 1985: The film Back to the Future (1985) is released.
3rd of July, 1991: Terminator 2: Judgment Day is released.
3rd of July, 1999: ATB release the single "9 PM (Till I Come)".
3rd of July, 2002: Men in Black II (2002) is released.
3rd of July, 2007: Transformers (2007) is released.
3rd of July, 2012: The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) is released in movie theaters. 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. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of July:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of July, 1988.
10,790 days have passed since this date.
932,259,600 seconds have passed since the 3rd of July, 1988.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,087,636,200 times.
Since the 3rd of July, 1988, earth has travelled approximately 481,045,953,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 155,376,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 80,174,326 steps. That's about 35,633 miles!
Since this date, 11,187,115 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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