7th of October, 1971

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 7th of October, 1971, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 47 years, 2 months and 7 days have passed since the 7th of October, 1971.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 1971.
  • Day 280 of 1971.
  • Leap Year: 1971 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, 1971 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 7th of October, 1971 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 7th of October, 1971, will be 47 years of age.
  • American Format: 10-07-1971 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1971-10-07. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19711007" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 55638000.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 7th of October, 1971:

  • United States: Maggie May / Reason To Believe - Rod Stewart
  • United Kingdom: Hey Girl Dont Bother Me - Tams

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 7th of October, 1971.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 7th of October, 1971 was probably conceived around the 28th of December, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 7th of October, 1971 is the 16th of July, 1972. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 7th of October, 1971.

  • 17,233 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,488,934,800 seconds have passed since the 7th of October, 1971.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,737,090,600 times.
  • Since the 7th of October, 1971, earth has travelled approximately 768,290,356,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 248,155,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 128,048,393 steps. That's about 56,910 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,867,218 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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