Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 1st of May, 2017 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 1st of May, 2017, will be 2 years of age.
American Format: 05-01-2017 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2017-05-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20170501" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1493593200.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:
May Day / Labour Day (France)
International Workers' Day
May Day Bank Holiday (UK)
May Day (Ireland)
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 1st of May, 2017.
2017 in music.
Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.
Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.
The 2017 Eurovision song contest is held in Kiev, Ukraine. Portugal win the contest with the song "Amar pelos dois" by Salvador Sobral.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 1st of May, 2017.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 1st of May, 2017 was probably conceived around the 22nd of July, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of May, 2017 is the 8th of February, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
22nd of May, 2017: An Islamic terrorist kills 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 1st of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of May, 2017.
779 days have passed since this date.
67,305,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of May, 2017.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 78,523,200 times.
Since the 1st of May, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 34,729,689,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 11,217,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 5,788,282 steps. That's about 2,573 miles!
Since this date, 807,667 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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