4th of April, 1973

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 4th of April, 1973, fell on a Wednesday.
  • On this exact date: The World Trade Center officially opens in New York City.
  • Born on this exact date: David Blaine: Magician.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 44 years, 7 months and 17 days have passed since the 4th of April, 1973.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1973.
  • Day 94 of 1973.
  • Leap Year: 1973 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1973 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 4th of April, 1973 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 4th of April, 1973, will be 44 years of age.
  • American Format: 04-04-1973 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1973-04-04. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19730404" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 102726000.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of April, 1973:

  • United States: The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia - Vicky Lawrence
  • United Kingdom: Get Down - Gilbert O'Sullivan

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 4th of April, 1973.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 4th of April, 1973 was probably conceived around the 25th of June, 1972. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 4th of April, 1973 is the 12th of January, 1974. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 8th of March, 1973: The Northern Ireland sovereignty referendum takes place. It is largely boycotted by the nationalist community.
  • 8th of March, 1973: Singer Ron "Pigpen" McKernan passes away.
  • 30th of April, 1973: Watergate scandal: President Richard Nixon announces that White House Counsel John Dean has been fired and that Attorney General Richard Kleindienst has resigned.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 4th of April:

Television

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

  • Barnaby Jones - Television series about a Private Detective and his widowed daughter-in-law.
  • 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 4th of April:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of April, 1973.

  • 16,300 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,408,323,600 seconds have passed since the 4th of April, 1973.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,643,044,200 times.
  • Since the 4th of April, 1973, earth has travelled approximately 726,694,977,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 234,720,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 121,115,830 steps. That's about 53,829 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,899,883 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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