22nd of May, 1959

The 22nd of May, 1959, fell on a Friday. Day 142 of 1959. Decade: 1950s.

61 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since the 22nd of May, 1959.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Morrissey: Singer.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 61 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since the 22nd of May, 1959.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 1959.
  • Leap Year: 1959 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 22nd of May, 1959, will be 61 years of age.
  • People born in 1959 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 22nd of May, 1959:

  • 12th of May, 1959: Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher are married a year after they started an extramarital affair.
  • 16th of June, 1959: Actor George Reeves commits suicide at his home in Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 22nd of May, 1959, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1959 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 22nd of May, 1959 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

1959 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1959.

"The Rifleman" - "The Huckleberry Hound Show" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Father Knows Best" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1959 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1959:

  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of May:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 22nd of May, 1959.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 22nd of May, 1959 was probably conceived around the 12th of August, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 22nd of May, 1959 is the 29th of February, 1960. (Rough Estimate).

22nd of May

Events that have occurred on the 22nd of May:

  • 22nd of May, 1973: Lord Lambton resigns from the British government over a 'call girl' scandal.
  • 22nd of May, 1981: Peter Sutcliffe is found guilty of being the Yorkshire Ripper.
  • 22nd of May, 2017: An Islamic terrorist kills 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.
  • 22nd of May, 1963: Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Benfica 2-1 at Wembley Stadium in London.
  • 22nd of May, 1992: Encino Man (1992) is released in movie theaters.
  • 22nd of May, 1992: The final episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson" is aired.
  • 22nd of May, 1992: The movie Alien 3 is released.
  • 22nd of May, 1996: The movie Mission: Impossible (1996) is released.
  • 22nd of May, 1996: Football: Juventus win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Ajax on penalties.
  • 22nd of May, 1998: The Good Friday Agreement is endorsed by referendums in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
  • 22nd of May, 1999: FA Cup Final 1999: Manchester United defeat Newcastle United 2-0, with the two goals coming from Sheringham and Scholes.
  • 22nd of May, 2004: Manchester United win the FA Cup final after beating Millwall 3-0.
  • 22nd of May, 2010: The 2010 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Inter Milan and Bayern Munich. Inter win 2-0.
  • 22nd of May, 2011: Football: Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as manager of Chelsea.
  • 22nd of May, 2018: Brynn Cartelli wins the fourteenth season of The Voice.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 22nd of May, 1959.

  • 22,285 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,925,424,000 seconds have passed since the 22nd of May, 1959.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,246,328,000 times.
  • Since the 22nd of May, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 993,518,784,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 320,904,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 165,586,464 steps. That's about 73,594 miles!
  • Since this date, 23,105,088 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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