17th of June, 1974

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of June, 1974, fell on a Monday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 44 years, 2 months and 0 days have passed since the 17th of June, 1974.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 1974.
  • Day 168 of 1974.
  • Leap Year: 1974 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1974 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of June, 1974 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of June, 1974, will be 44 years of age.
  • American Format: 06-17-1974 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1974-06-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19740617" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 140655600.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of June:

  • Icelandic National Day (Iceland)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of June, 1974:

  • United States: Billy Don't Be A Hero - Bo Donaldson & Heywoods
  • United Kingdom: Always Yours - Gary Glitter

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 17th of June, 1974.

  • Watergate Tapes

    On the 30th of April, 1974, transcripts of the Nixon tapes are released to the House Judiciary committee. On the 24th of July, the Supreme Court rules that US President Nixon must hand over the actual recordings.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 17th of June, 1974.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of June, 1974 was probably conceived around the 7th of September, 1973. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of June, 1974 is the 27th of March, 1975. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 13th of June, 1974: The opening day of the 1974 FIFA World Cup in West Germany.
  • 15th of July, 1974: News anchor Christine Chubbuck commits suicide during a live broadcast on WXLT-TV in Sarasota, Florida.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of June:

  • 17th of June, 1971: US President Nixon declares "War on Drugs".
  • 17th of June, 1972: Watergate scandal: Five White House operatives are arrested for burglarizing the offices of the Democratic National Committee.
  • 17th of June, 1991: U.S. President Zachary Taylor is exhumed to discover whether or not his death was caused by arsenic poisoning
  • 17th of June, 2012: Rodney King is found dead.
  • 17th of June, 1994: The 1994 FIFA World Cup kicks off in the USA.
  • 17th of June, 2013: The song "Wake Me Up" is released by Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii.

Television

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

  • Good Times - American sitcom about a family living in a poor, black neighborhood in inner-city Chicago.
  • Happy Days - TV show that is set in the 1950s / 1960s in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • 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 17th of June:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of June, 1974.

  • 16,130 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,393,632,000 seconds have passed since the 17th of June, 1974.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,625,904,000 times.
  • Since the 17th of June, 1974, earth has travelled approximately 719,114,112,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 232,272,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 119,852,352 steps. That's about 53,268 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,723,584 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

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