6th of May, 2021

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 6th of May, 2021, will fall on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 2020s.
  • 1 years, 11 months and 14 days will pass between now and the 6th of May, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 18 of 2021.
  • Day 126 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 will NOT be a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 will be the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 2021 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • American Format: 05-06-2021 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2021-05-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20210506" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1620255600.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on the 6th of May, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 27th of July, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on the 6th of May, 2021, will be due on the 13th of February, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 6th of May, 1970: Irish politicians Charles Haughey and Neil Blaney are dismissed from the government after they are accused of being involved in a plot to import weapons for the Provisional IRA.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • 6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
  • 6th of May, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • 6th of May, 2005: Kingdom of Heaven (2005) is released.
  • 6th of May, 2007: Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of May:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 2021.

  • 713 days will pass between now and the 6th of May, 2021.
  • 61,603,200 seconds will pass between now and the 6th of May, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 71,870,400 times.
  • Between now and the 6th of May, 2021, earth will travel approximately 31,787,251,200 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 10,267,200 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 5,297,875 steps. That's about 2,355 miles!
  • 739,238 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!


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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.


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