20th of February, 1971

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 20th of February, 1971, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: 74 people are killed by tornadoes in Mississippi.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 48 years, 2 months and 6 days have passed since the 20th of February, 1971.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 07 of 1971.
  • Day 51 of 1971.
  • Leap Year: 1971 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1971 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 20th of February, 1971 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 20th of February, 1971, will be 48 years of age.
  • American Format: 02-20-1971 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1971-02-20. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19710220" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 35852400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 20th of February, 1971:

  • United States: One Bad Apple - Osmonds
  • United Kingdom: My Sweet Lord - George Harrison

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 20th of February, 1971.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 20th of February, 1971 was probably conceived around the 13th of May, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 20th of February, 1971 is the 30th of November, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 20th of February:

  • 20th of February, 1985: Ireland allows the sale of contraceptives.
  • 20th of February, 2001: A foot-and-mouth crisis begins in the United Kingdom. Over 10 million sheep and cattle are killed in attempt to halt the spread of the disease

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 20th of February:

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 20th of February, 1971. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 20th of February, 1971.

  • 17,597 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,520,380,800 seconds have passed since the 20th of February, 1971.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,773,777,600 times.
  • Since the 20th of February, 1971, earth has travelled approximately 784,516,492,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 253,396,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 130,752,749 steps. That's about 58,112 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,244,570 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.


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