August 8th, 1951

August 8th, 1951, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 220 of 1951. The decade was the 1950s.

69 years, 1 months and 19 days have passed since August 8th, 1951.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Louis van Gaal: Soccer manager.


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 August 8th, 1951.

  • Korean War.

    During this period of time, the Korean War was being fought between South Korea and North Korea.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 69 years, 1 months and 19 days have passed since August 8th, 1951.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1951.
  • Leap Year: 1951 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 8th, 1951, will be 69 years of age.
  • People born in 1951 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 8th, 1951, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1951 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 8th, 1951 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Television Shows

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

  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1951 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1951.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of August:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of August:

  • Peace Festival

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on August 8th, 1951.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 8th, 1951 was probably conceived around the 29th of October, 1950. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 8th, 1951 is the 17th of May, 1952. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 8th, 1951.

  • 25,253 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,181,859,200 seconds have passed since the August 8th, 1951.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,545,502,400 times.
  • Since August 8th, 1951, earth has travelled approximately 1,125,839,347,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 363,643,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 187,639,891 steps. That's about 83,396 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,182,310 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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