15th of August, 1975

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 15th of August, 1975, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: The Birmingham Six are sentenced to life in prison.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 42 years, 1 months and 9 days have passed since the 15th of August, 1975.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1975.
  • Day 227 of 1975.
  • Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 15th of August, 1975 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 15th of August, 1975, will be 42 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-15-1975 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1975-08-15. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19750815" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 177289200.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 15th of August:

  • Assumption of Mary to Heaven / Assumption Day

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 15th of August, 1975:

  • United States: Jive Talking - Bee Gees
  • United Kingdom: Can't Give You Anything - Stylistics

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 15th of August, 1975.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 15th of August, 1975 was probably conceived around the 5th of November, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 15th of August, 1975 is the 24th of May, 1976. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 15th of August:

Television

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

  • Starsky & Hutch - Detectives David Starsky and Kenneth 'Hutch' Hutchinson protect the streets of Bay City.
  • 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.
  • 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 15th of August:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of August, 1975.

  • 15,380 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,328,832,000 seconds have passed since the 15th of August, 1975.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,550,304,000 times.
  • Since the 15th of August, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 685,677,312,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 221,472,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 114,279,552 steps. That's about 50,791 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,945,984 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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