May 9th, 1865.

May 9th, 1865, was a Tuesday. It was day 129 of 1865. The decade was the 1860s.

156 years, 1 months and 2 days have passed since May 9th, 1865.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on May 9th, 1865?

  • The American Civil War ends.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 156 years, 1 months and 2 days have passed since May 9th, 1865.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1865.
  • Leap Year: 1865 was NOT a leap year.

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 9th, 1865, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1865 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 9th, 1865 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 9th of May.

  • May 9th, 1949: Billy Joel (Singer) was born exactly 84 years after this date.
  • May 9th, 1970: Ghostface Killah (Rapper) was born exactly 105 years after this date.
  • May 9th, 1971: Nicolas Ghesquière (French fashion designer) was born exactly 106 years after this date.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 9th of May.

  • Victory Day (Russia)

US President.

Andrew Johnson was the President of the United States on May 9th, 1865.

UK Prime Minister.

Henry John Temple was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 9th, 1865.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 9th, 1865.

  • A total of 57,012 days have passed since this date.
  • 8,144 weeks have passed.
  • 4,925,831,679 seconds have passed since the May 9th, 1865.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 5,746,803,626 times.
  • Since May 9th, 1865, the earth has travelled approximately 2,541,729,146,364 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 820,971,947 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 423,621,524 steps. That's about 188,276 miles!
  • Since this date, 59,109,980 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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