3rd of January, 1976

The 3rd of January, 1976, fell on a Saturday. Day 3 of 1976. Decade: 1970s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of January, 1976:

  • United States: Saturday Night - Bay City Rollers
  • United Kingdom: Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

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 3rd of January, 1976.

  • 1976 in music.

    Top music artists in 1976 included the likes of Wings, KC and the Sunshine Band, Rod Stewart, Ohio Players, Barry Manilow, England Dan, John Ford Coley, Wild Cherry, Walter Murphy & the Big Apple Band, Diana Ross, ABBA, The Manhattans and The Spinners.

  • Jimmy Carter.

    U.S. President Jimmy Carter was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1976.

  • 1976 in movies.

    Movies released in 1976 included Rocky, To Fly!, A Star Is Born, All the President's Men, The Omen, In Search of Noah's Ark, King Kong, Silver Streak, The Enforcer, Midway, Carrie, Freaky Friday, Car Wash and Taxi Driver.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of January:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 43 years, 11 months and 10 days have passed since the 3rd of January, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 1976.
  • Leap Year: 1976 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of January, 1976, will be 43 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 189475200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of January, 1976:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of January, 1976, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1976 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of January, 1976 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 3rd of January, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of January, 1976 was probably conceived around the 26th of March, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of January, 1976 is the 12th of October, 1976. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of January

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of January:


Television

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

  • Wonder Woman - TV show about a superhero called Diana Prince.
  • Welcome Back, Kotter - Gabe Kotter returns to his old school as a teacher, where he's put in charge of "the Sweathogs".
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of January, 1976.

  • 16,049 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,386,633,600 seconds have passed since the 3rd of January, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,617,739,200 times.
  • Since the 3rd of January, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 715,502,937,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 231,105,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 119,250,490 steps. That's about 53,000 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,639,603 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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