May 8th, 2021

May 8th, 2021, will fall on a Saturday. It will be day 128 of 2021. The decade will be the 2020s.



Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date will fall on a weekend.
  • 3 months and 15 days will pass between now and May 8th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 18 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1620428400.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 8th, 2021, 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, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 8th, 2021 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Holidays

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

  • Victory in Europe Day (France)

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on May 8th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 29th of July, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on May 8th, 2021, will be due on the 15th of February, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

8th of May

Events that have occurred on the 8th of May:

  • May 8th, 1945: World War II: German forces surrender in Western Europe.
  • May 8th, 1967: American actress Barbara Payton dies of heart and liver failure at the age of 39.
  • May 8th, 1979: 10 people die after a fire breaks out at a Woolworth's store in Manchester, England.
  • May 8th, 1984: Former Canadian Forces corporal Denis Lortie kills three government employees in the National Assembly of Quebec building.
  • May 8th, 1987: 8 IRA volunteers and a civilian are killed in an SAS ambush in Loughgall, Northern Ireland.
  • May 8th, 1997: 35 people are killed when China Southern Airlines Flight 3456 crashes in Shenzhen.
  • May 8th, 1971: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after they defeat Liverpool 2-1 in Extra Time.
  • May 8th, 1988: The final episode of "Magnum, P.I." is aired.
  • May 8th, 1998: The movie Deep Impact (1998) is released.
  • May 8th, 2002: Arsenal clinch the 2001-2002 FA Premier League title after a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford.
  • May 8th, 2005: Afghan singer Nasrat Parsa dies in Vancouver, Canada after being punched by an irate fan.
  • May 8th, 2008: Football: It is announced that Pep Guardiola will become the new manager of Barcelona.
  • May 8th, 2009: Star Trek (2009) is released.
  • May 8th, 2012: Jermaine Paul wins the second season of The Voice.
  • May 8th, 2013: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson announces his retirement.
  • May 8th, 2015: UK politics: Ed Miliband steps down as leader of the Labour Party.
  • May 8th, 2018: The Trump administration withdraws from an international nuclear agreement with Iran.

Countdown

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 8th, 2021.

  • 106 days will pass between now and then.
  • 9,154,800 seconds will pass between now and May 8th, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 10,680,600 times.
  • Between now and May 8th, 2021, earth will travel approximately 4,723,876,800 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 1,525,800 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 787,313 steps. That's about 350 miles!
  • 109,858 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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