4th of October, 1970

The 4th of October, 1970, fell on a Sunday. Day 277 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 4th of October, 1970:

  • Singer-songwriter Janis Joplin is found dead after a suspected heroin overdose.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of October, 1970:

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

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 4th of October, 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 4th of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 49 years, 1 months and 10 days have passed since the 4th of October, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 4th of October, 1970, will be 49 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 23842800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 4th of October, 1970:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 4th of October, 1970, 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 4th of October, 1970 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 4th of October, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 4th of October, 1970 was probably conceived around the 25th of December, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 4th of October, 1970 is the 14th of July, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

4th of October

Events that have occurred on the 4th of October:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of October, 1970.

  • 17,938 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,549,846,800 seconds have passed since the 4th of October, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,808,154,600 times.
  • Since the 4th of October, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 799,720,948,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 258,307,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 133,286,825 steps. That's about 59,239 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,598,162 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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