20th of August, 1989

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 20th of August, 1989, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: Infamous murder case: Lyle and Erik Menendez shoot their wealthy parents to death.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 28 years, 1 months and 4 days have passed since the 20th of August, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1989.
  • Day 232 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 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, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 20th of August, 1989 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 20th of August, 1989, will be 28 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-20-1989 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1989-08-20. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19890820" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 619570800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 20th of August, 1989:

  • United States: Right Here Waiting - Richard Marx
  • United Kingdom: Swing The Mood - Jive Bunny & Mastermixers

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Parenthood" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Weather

Weather information for the 20th of August, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 22.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 67.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 19.89 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.78cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 20.78 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 20th of August, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 20th of August, 1989 was probably conceived around the 10th of November, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 20th of August, 1989 is the 30th of May, 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 20th of August:

Television

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

  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.
  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.
  • 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.

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 20th of August:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 20th of August, 1989.

  • 10,262 days have passed since this date.
  • 886,636,800 seconds have passed since the 20th of August, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,034,409,600 times.
  • Since the 20th of August, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 457,504,588,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 147,772,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 76,250,765 steps. That's about 33,889 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,639,642 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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