14th of August, 1959

The 14th of August, 1959, fell on a Friday. Day 226 of 1959. Decade: 1950s.

60 years, 9 months and 16 days have passed since the 14th of August, 1959.



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 the 14th of August, 1959.

  • Steel strike of 1959.

    Between July and November of 1959, members of the United Steelworkers of America went on strike.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 60 years, 9 months and 16 days have passed since the 14th of August, 1959.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1959.
  • Leap Year: 1959 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 14th of August, 1959, will be 60 years of age.
  • People born in 1959 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 14th of August, 1959:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 14th of August, 1959, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1959 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 14th of August, 1959 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

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 14th of August:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 14th of August:

  • Independence Day (Pakistan)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 14th of August, 1959.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 14th of August, 1959 was probably conceived around the 4th of November, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 14th of August, 1959 is the 23rd of May, 1960. (Rough Estimate).

14th of August

Events that have occurred on the 14th of August:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 14th of August, 1959.

  • 22,205 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,918,512,000 seconds have passed since the 14th of August, 1959.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,238,264,000 times.
  • Since the 14th of August, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 989,952,192,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 319,752,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 164,992,032 steps. That's about 73,330 miles!
  • Since this date, 23,022,144 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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