26th of December, 1973

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 26th of December, 1973, fell on a Wednesday.
  • On this exact date: The Exorcist is released.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 43 years, 10 months and 29 days have passed since the 26th of December, 1973.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 52 of 1973.
  • Day 360 of 1973.
  • Leap Year: 1973 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1973 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 26th of December, 1973 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 26th of December, 1973, will be 43 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-26-1973 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1973-12-26. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19731226" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 125712000.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of December:

  • Boxing Day
  • St. Stephen's Day
  • Day of Goodwill (South Africa)
  • Second Christmas Day

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of December, 1973:

  • United States: Time In A Bottle - Jim Croce
  • United Kingdom: Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 26th of December, 1973.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 26th of December, 1973 was probably conceived around the 18th of March, 1973. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 26th of December, 1973 is the 5th of October, 1974. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 26th of December:

Television

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

  • Kojak - TV show about a bald New York detective.
  • 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 26th of December:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of December, 1973.

  • 16,039 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,385,769,600 seconds have passed since the 26th of December, 1973.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,616,731,200 times.
  • Since the 26th of December, 1973, earth has travelled approximately 715,057,113,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 230,961,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 119,176,186 steps. That's about 52,967 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,629,235 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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