30th of January, 1972

The 30th of January, 1972, fell on a Sunday. Day 30 of 1972. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 30th of January, 1972:

  • The Bloody Sunday incident occurs in Northern Ireland when 26 protesters are shot by British soldiers.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 30th of January, 1972:

  • United States: American Pie - Don McLean
  • United Kingdom: I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing - New Seekers

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 30th of January, 1972.

  • 1972 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1972 were dominated by Don McLean, Roberta Flack, Gilbert O'Sullivan, America, Joe Tex, Looking Glass and Al Green.

  • Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger.

    U.S. President Richard Nixon and his National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger, were both named as the Time Person of the Year in 1972. Nixon and Kissinger had made history by travelling to China to "open up a dialogue."

  • 1972 in movies.

    Movies released in 1972 included The Godfather, The Poseidon Adventure, "What's Up, Doc?", Behind the Green Door, Deliverance, Super Fly, Cabaret, The Getaway, Fritz the Cat, The Legend of Boggy Creek, Jeremiah Johnson, Blacula and Silent Running.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 30th of January:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 47 years, 9 months and 21 days have passed since the 30th of January, 1972.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 1972.
  • Leap Year: 1972 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 30th of January, 1972, will be 47 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 65577600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 30th of January, 1972:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 30th of January, 1972, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1972 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 30th of January, 1972 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 30th of January, 1972.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 30th of January, 1972 was probably conceived around the 22nd of April, 1971. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 30th of January, 1972 is the 8th of November, 1972. (Rough Estimate).

30th of January

Events that have occurred on the 30th of January:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Emergency! - TV series about a fire department in LA.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 30th of January, 1972.

  • 17,460 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,508,544,000 seconds have passed since the 30th of January, 1972.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,759,968,000 times.
  • Since the 30th of January, 1972, earth has travelled approximately 778,408,704,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 251,424,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 129,734,784 steps. That's about 57,660 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,102,528 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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