24th of September, 1972

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 24th of September, 1972, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: 12 children and 11 adults are killed at an airshow in Sacramento when an F-86 fighter crashes into an ice cream parlour.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 44 years, 11 months and 28 days have passed since the 24th of September, 1972.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 38 of 1972.
  • Day 268 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).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1972 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of September, 1972 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of September, 1972, will be 44 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-24-1972 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1972-09-24. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19720924" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 86137200.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 24th of September:

  • Republic Day in Trinidad and Tobago

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of September, 1972:

  • United States: Black And White - Three Dog Night
  • United Kingdom: Mama Weer All Crazee Now - Slade

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 24th of September, 1972.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of September, 1972 was probably conceived around the 16th of December, 1971. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of September, 1972 is the 4th of July, 1973. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 5th of September, 1972: The Munich massacre occurs when eleven members of the Israeli Olympic team are killed by a Palestinian group called Black September.
  • 13th of October, 1972: Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 crashes into the Andes mountain range. Survivors are forced to resort to cannibalism.
  • 16th of October, 1972: A plane carrying U.S. Congressman Hale Boggs disappears in Alaska .

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 24th of September:

Television

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

  • M*A*S*H - TV series about an American military medical unit during the Korean War.
  • Maude - Sitcom starring Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay. Spin-off of All in the Family.
  • Emergency! - TV series about a fire department in LA.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of September:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of September, 1972.

  • 16,432 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,419,724,800 seconds have passed since the 24th of September, 1972.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,656,345,600 times.
  • Since the 24th of September, 1972, earth has travelled approximately 732,577,996,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 236,620,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 122,096,333 steps. That's about 54,265 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,036,698 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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