Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of July, 2009 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of July, 2009, will be 8 years of age.
American Format: 07-08-2009 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2009-07-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20090708" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1247007600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of July, 2009:
United States: I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
United Kingdom: Evacuate The Dancefloor - Cascada
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Transformers 2" 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 8th of July, 2009.
Throughout 2009, a dance music genre called Dubstep began to soar in popularity.
English singer Cheryl Cole is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2009 and 2010.
Time Person of the Year 2009
Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke is named as the Time Person of the Year 2009.
Throughout much of 2009, there was public concern as heavy media coverage focused on the spread of a Swine Flu pandemic.
Michael Jackson's Death
During this period, the death of pop star Michael Jackson is receiving near-constant media coverage. On the 7th of July, 2009, Michael Jackson's televised memorial is viewed by an estimated 31.1 million Americans.
Weather information for the 8th of July, 2009:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.4 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 62.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 16.78 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 8th of July, 2009.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of July, 2009. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of July, 2009. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of July, 2009.
3,176 days have passed since this date.
274,410,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of July, 2009.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 320,145,000 times.
Since the 8th of July, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 141,595,560,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 45,735,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,599,260 steps. That's about 10,489 miles!
Since this date, 3,292,920 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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