Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 24th, 1959?
Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on August 24th, 1959 was probably conceived around the 14th of November, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 24th, 1959 is the 2nd of June, 1960. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about August 24th, 1959.
22,430 days have passed since this date.
1,937,955,600 seconds have passed since the August 24th, 1959.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,260,948,200 times.
Since August 24th, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 999,985,089,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 322,992,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 166,664,182 steps. That's about 74,073 miles!
Since this date, 23,255,467 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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