May 1st, 1949

May 1st, 1949, fell on a Sunday. It was day 121 of 1949. The decade was the 1940s.

71 years, 3 months and 14 days have passed since May 1st, 1949.


On This Date

Events that occurred on May 1st, 1949:

  • The state of Israel is recognized.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 71 years, 3 months and 14 days have passed since May 1st, 1949.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1949.
  • Leap Year: 1949 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 1st, 1949, will be 71 years of age.
  • People born in 1949 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 1st, 1949:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 1st, 1949, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1949 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 1st, 1949 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1949 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1949.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:

  • May Day / Labour Day (France)
  • International Workers' Day

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on May 1st, 1949.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 1st, 1949 was probably conceived around the 22nd of July, 1948. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 1st, 1949 is the 8th of February, 1950. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 1st, 1949.

  • 26,039 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,249,769,600 seconds have passed since the May 1st, 1949.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,624,731,200 times.
  • Since May 1st, 1949, earth has travelled approximately 1,160,881,113,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 374,961,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 193,480,186 steps. That's about 85,991 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,997,235 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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