24th of September, 1970

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 24th of September, 1970, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 48 years, 6 months and 2 days have passed since the 24th of September, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 39 of 1970.
  • Day 267 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of September, 1970 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of September, 1970, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-24-1970 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1970-09-24. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19700924" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 22978800.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 24th of September:

  • Republic Day in Trinidad and Tobago

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of September, 1970:

  • United States: Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Diana Ross
  • United Kingdom: Band Of Gold - Freda Payne

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 24th of September, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of September, 1970 was probably conceived around the 15th of December, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of September, 1970 is the 4th of July, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 26th of August, 1970: 600,000 people attend the Isle of Wight Festival 1970.
  • 29th of August, 1970: Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar is killed by an LA County Sheriff deputy during the National Chicano Moratorium March against the Vietnam War.
  • 18th of September, 1970: Guitar legend Jimi Hendrix is found dead after an overdose on barbiturates.
  • 4th of October, 1970: Singer-songwriter Janis Joplin is found dead after a suspected heroin overdose.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 24th of September:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of September:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of September, 1970.

  • 17,715 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,530,579,600 seconds have passed since the 24th of September, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,785,676,200 times.
  • Since the 24th of September, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 789,779,073,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 255,096,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 131,629,846 steps. That's about 58,502 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,366,955 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Thursday" in other languages is:

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.


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