17th of February, 1970

The 17th of February, 1970, fell on a Tuesday. Day 48 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 17th of February, 1970:

  • MacDonald family massacre: Jeffrey R. MacDonald kills his wife and children in North Carolina


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of February, 1970:

  • United States: Thank You - Sly & Family Stone
  • United Kingdom: Love Grows - Edison Lighthouse

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 17th of February, 1970.

  • 1970 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1970 were dominated by the likes of The Jackson 5, B. J. Thomas, The Beatles, The Carpenters, The Partridge Family, Simon & Garfunkel, Bread, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, George Harrison and Shocking Blue.

  • Willy Brandt.

    West Germany Chancellor Willy Brandt was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1970.

  • 1970 in movies.

    Movies released in 1970 included Love Story, MASH, Airport, Patton, Woodstock, Little Big Man, Ryan's Daughter, "Tora! Tora! Tora!", Chariots of the Gods, The Aristocats, The Conformist, A Man Called Horse and The Vampire Lovers.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of February:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 49 years, 9 months and 0 days have passed since the 17th of February, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 08 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of February, 1970, will be 49 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 4057200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 17th of February, 1970:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 17th of February, 1970, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of February, 1970 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 17th of February, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of February, 1970 was probably conceived around the 10th of May, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of February, 1970 is the 27th of November, 1970. (Rough Estimate).

17th of February

Events that have occurred on the 17th of February:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of February, 1970.

  • 18,170 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,569,891,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of February, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,831,540,200 times.
  • Since the 17th of February, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 810,064,065,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 261,648,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 135,010,678 steps. That's about 60,005 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,838,699 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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