27th of January, 1973

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 27th of January, 1973, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ends
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 46 years, 3 months and 20 days have passed since the 27th of January, 1973.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 1973.
  • Day 27 of 1973.
  • Leap Year: 1973 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1973 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 27th of January, 1973 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 27th of January, 1973, will be 46 years of age.
  • American Format: 01-27-1973 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1973-01-27. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19730127" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 96940800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 27th of January, 1973:

  • United States: Superstition - Stevie Wonder
  • United Kingdom: Block Buster - Sweet

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 27th of January, 1973.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 27th of January, 1973 was probably conceived around the 19th of April, 1972. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 27th of January, 1973 is the 6th of November, 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 27th of January:


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

  • Last of the Summer Wine - British sitcom about three senior citizens in the Yorkshire Dales.
  • 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 27th of January:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 27th of January, 1973.

  • 16,913 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,461,279,600 seconds have passed since the 27th of January, 1973.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,704,826,200 times.
  • Since the 27th of January, 1973, earth has travelled approximately 754,020,273,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 243,546,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 125,670,046 steps. That's about 55,853 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,535,355 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.


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