July 8th, 2021

July 8th, 2021, will fall on a Thursday. It will be day 189 of 2021. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 months and 19 days will pass between now and July 8th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 27 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1625698800.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 8th, 2021, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 8th, 2021 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on July 8th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 28th of September, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on July 8th, 2021, will be due on the 17th of April, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

8th of July

Events that have occurred on the 8th of July:

  • July 8th, 1961: 108 people are killed by a mine explosion in Czechoslovakia.
  • July 8th, 1984: Bob Dylan headlines at Slane.
  • July 8th, 1990: West Germany wins the World Cup.
  • July 8th, 1994: North Korean leader Kim Il-sung dies.
  • July 8th, 1991: Cora McGuirk goes missing in Seattle, Washington.
  • July 8th, 1992: The first episode of "Melrose Place" is aired.
  • July 8th, 1996: The Spice Girls release their single Wannabe.
  • July 8th, 1999: J. K. Rowling publishes her third novel in the Harry Potter series: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.".
  • July 8th, 2000: J. K. Rowling publishes her fourth novel in the Harry Potter series: "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.".
  • July 8th, 2005: Fantastic Four (2005) is released.
  • July 8th, 2005: British horror film The Descent (2005) is released.
  • July 8th, 2006: Ireland: Oxegen 2006 takes place at Punchestown Racecourse. James Brown, The Who, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Franz Ferdinand are among the acts that play.
  • July 8th, 2007: Soccer: Avram Grant becomes the Director of Football at Chelsea FC.
  • July 8th, 2010: The Decision: LeBron James announces that he will be leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat.
  • July 8th, 2014: 2014 FIFA World Cup: Germany defeat the host country Brazil 7-1.


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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 171 days will pass between now and then.
  • 14,770,800 seconds will pass between now and July 8th, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 17,232,600 times.
  • Between now and July 8th, 2021, earth will travel approximately 7,621,732,800 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 2,461,800 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 1,270,289 steps. That's about 565 miles!
  • 177,250 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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