28th of February, 1975

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of February, 1975, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: 43 people are killed when a train crashes at Moorgate station in London.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 42 years, 6 months and 27 days have passed since the 28th of February, 1975.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 1975.
  • Day 59 of 1975.
  • Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of February, 1975 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of February, 1975, will be 42 years of age.
  • American Format: 02-28-1975 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1975-02-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19750228" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 162777600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of February, 1975:

  • United States: Best Of My Love - Eagles
  • United Kingdom: Make Me Smile - Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 28th of February, 1975.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of February, 1975 was probably conceived around the 21st of May, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of February, 1975 is the 8th of December, 1975. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 11th of February, 1975: Margaret Thatcher becomes the leader of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom.
  • 7th of March, 1975: The body of 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is found in Staffordshire, England.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of February:

Television

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

  • The Jeffersons - TV show about an African- American couple that have moved into an upscale high-rise building.
  • Baretta - Starring Robert Blake as street-wise detective Tony Baretta.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of February:

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Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 28th of February, 1975. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of February, 1975.

  • 15,550 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,343,516,400 seconds have passed since the 28th of February, 1975.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,567,435,800 times.
  • Since the 28th of February, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 693,254,462,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 223,919,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 115,542,410 steps. That's about 51,352 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,122,197 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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