24th of May, 1989

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 24th of May, 1989, fell on a Wednesday.
  • On this exact date: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) is released in movie theaters.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 29 years, 4 months and 2 days have passed since the 24th of May, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 1989.
  • Day 144 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 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, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of May, 1989 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of May, 1989, will be 29 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-24-1989 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1989-05-24. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19890524" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 611967600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of May, 1989:

  • United States: Forever Your Girl - Paula Abdul
  • United Kingdom: Ferry Cross The Mersey - Various (Hillsborough Disaster Appeal)

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "See No Evil, Hear No Evil" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Weather

Weather information for the 24th of May, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 56.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 13.72 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 13.21cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.94 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 8.89cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 24th of May, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of May, 1989 was probably conceived around the 14th of August, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of May, 1989 is the 3rd of March, 1990. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 24th of May:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Quantum Leap - TV show about a scientist that finds himself inside the body of a different person each week.
  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.
  • 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.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
  • SimCity - A city-building game that was released for the Macintosh computer.
  • Mega Man 2 - Second installment in the Mega Man series. Released on the NES.
  • Super Mario Bros. 3 - Platform video game that was published on the Nintendo Entertainment System.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of May, 1989.

  • 10,714 days have passed since this date.
  • 925,689,600 seconds have passed since the 24th of May, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,079,971,200 times.
  • Since the 24th of May, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 477,655,833,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 154,281,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 79,609,306 steps. That's about 35,382 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,108,275 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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