6th of May, 1856

The 6th of May, 1856, fell on a Tuesday. Day 127 of 1856. Decade: 1850s.

164 years, 0 months and 18 days have passed since the 6th of May, 1856.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Sigmund Freud: Father of psychoanalysis.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 164 years, 0 months and 18 days have passed since the 6th of May, 1856.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1856.
  • Leap Year: 1856 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 6th of May, 1856, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1856 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 1856 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Pierce was the President of the United States on the 6th of May, 1856.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of May, 1856 was probably conceived around the 28th of July, 1855. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of May, 1856 is the 13th of February, 1857. (Rough Estimate).

6th of May

Events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1960: The Civil Rights Act of 1960 is signed into law.
  • 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, 1970: Football: Feyenoord win the European Cup after they defeat Celtic 2-1.
  • 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, 1950: The "Tollund Man" mummy is discovered by peat cutters in Denmark.
  • 6th of May, 1961: FA Cup Final 1961: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Leicester City 2-0.
  • 6th of May, 1972: FA Cup Final 1972: A goal from Allan Clarke helps Leeds United secure a 1-0 victory over Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 1978: A goal from Roger Osborne helps Ipswich Town win the FA Cup Final with a 1-0 victory over Arsenal.
  • 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: Nicolas Sarkozy becomes the new president of France.
  • 6th of May, 2007: Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.
  • 6th of May, 2008: Irish politics: Bertie Ahern resigns as Taoiseach.
  • 6th of May, 2009: "It's a disgrace!": Barcelona knock Chelsea out of the Champions League after a number of controversial refereeing decisions go their way.
  • 6th of May, 2010: The Conservative Party become the largest party in the 2010 United Kingdom general election.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.
  • 6th of May, 2013: Amanda Berry, Michele Knight and Georgina DeJesus are all found alive after having been missing for a decade.
  • 6th of May, 2019: The television miniseries Chernobyl is released.
  • 6th of May, 2019: Meghan Markle gives birth to Archie Mountbatten-Windsor.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 1856.

  • 59,919 days have passed since this date.
  • 5,176,996,479 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 1856.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 6,039,829,226 times.
  • Since the 6th of May, 1856, earth has travelled approximately 2,671,330,183,164 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 862,832,747 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 445,221,697 steps. That's about 197,876 miles!
  • Since this date, 62,123,958 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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