7th of December, 1972

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 7th of December, 1972, fell on a Thursday.
  • On this exact date: Jean McConville is kidnapped by the Provisional IRA in Belfast.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 44 years, 9 months and 19 days have passed since the 7th of December, 1972.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 1972.
  • Day 342 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 Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1972 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 7th of December, 1972 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 7th of December, 1972, will be 44 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-07-1972 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1972-12-07. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19721207" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 92534400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 7th of December, 1972:

  • United States: Papa Was A Rolling Stone - Temptations
  • United Kingdom: My Ding-a-ling - Chuck Berry

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 7th of December, 1972.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 7th of December, 1972 was probably conceived around the 28th of February, 1972. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 7th of December, 1972 is the 16th of September, 1973. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 7th of December:

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 7th of December:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 7th of December, 1972.

  • 16,363 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,413,759,600 seconds have passed since the 7th of December, 1972.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,649,386,200 times.
  • Since the 7th of December, 1972, earth has travelled approximately 729,499,953,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 235,626,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 121,583,326 steps. That's about 54,037 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,965,115 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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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