6th of January, 1975

The 6th of January, 1975, fell on a Monday. Day 6 of 1975. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 6th of January, 1975:

  • The first episode of Wheel of Fortune is aired.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of January, 1975:

  • United States: Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds - Elton John
  • United Kingdom: Lonely This Christmas - Mud

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 6th of January, 1975.

  • 1975 in music.

    Billboard-topping music artists in 1975 included The Eagles, The Elton John Band, Glen Campbell, John Denver, KC and the Sunshine Band, Stevie Wonder, Frankie Valli, Minnie Riperton, The Bee Gees and Freddy Fender.

  • American women.

    "American women" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1975. This cover symbolized the new consciousness of women and their changing roles in American society.

  • 1975 in movies.

    Movies released in 1975 included Jaws, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Dog Day Afternoon, Shampoo, The Return of the Pink Panther, Funny Lady, The Apple Dumpling Gang, "Aloha, Bobby and Rose", The Other Side of the Mountain, Barry Lyndon, Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Death Race 2000.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of January:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 44 years, 10 months and 11 days have passed since the 6th of January, 1975.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 02 of 1975.
  • Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 6th of January, 1975, will be 44 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 158198400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 6th of January, 1975:

  • 1st of January, 1975: John N. Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are found guilty of the Watergate cover-up.
  • 14th of January, 1975: 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is kidnapped in Shropshire, England.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 6th of January, 1975, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of January, 1975 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 6th of January, 1975.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of January, 1975 was probably conceived around the 29th of March, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of January, 1975 is the 16th of October, 1975. (Rough Estimate).

6th of January

Events that have occurred on the 6th of January:


Television

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

  • The Rockford Files - TV show about a Private Detective that was previously jailed for a crime that he didn't commit.
  • Kolchak: The Night Stalker - A journalist investigates the supernatural.
  • Little House on the Prairie - TV show that was set in the 1870s.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of January, 1975.

  • 16,386 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,415,750,400 seconds have passed since the 6th of January, 1975.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,651,708,800 times.
  • Since the 6th of January, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 730,527,206,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 235,958,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 121,754,534 steps. That's about 54,113 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,989,005 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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