6th of April, 1972

The 6th of April, 1972, fell on a Thursday. Day 97 of 1972. Decade: 1970s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of April, 1972:

  • United States: A Horse With No Name - America
  • United Kingdom: Without You - Nilsson

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 6th of April, 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 6th of April:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 47 years, 7 months and 15 days have passed since the 6th of April, 1972.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 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 6th of April, 1972, will be 47 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 71362800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 6th of April, 1972:

  • 30th of March, 1972: North Vietnamese forces cross into the Demilitarized Zone of South Vietnam.
  • 5th of May, 1972: 115 people die when Alitalia Flight 112 crashes near Palermo in Italy.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 6th of April, 1972, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1972 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of April, 1972 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 6th of April, 1972.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of April, 1972 was probably conceived around the 28th of June, 1971. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of April, 1972 is the 14th of January, 1973. (Rough Estimate).

6th of April

Events that have occurred on the 6th of April:


Television

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

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

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of April, 1972.

  • 17,393 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,502,758,800 seconds have passed since the 6th of April, 1972.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,753,218,600 times.
  • Since the 6th of April, 1972, earth has travelled approximately 775,423,540,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 250,459,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 129,237,257 steps. That's about 57,439 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,033,106 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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