29th of January, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 29th of January, 1976, fell on a Thursday.
  • On this exact date: The Provisional IRA detonates 12 bombs in the West End area of London.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 41 years, 9 months and 24 days have passed since the 29th of January, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 1976.
  • Day 29 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).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1976 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 29th of January, 1976 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 29th of January, 1976, will be 41 years of age.
  • American Format: 01-29-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-01-29. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760129" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 191721600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 29th of January, 1976:

  • United States: Love Rollercoaster - Ohio Players
  • United Kingdom: Mamma Mia - ABBA

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 29th of January, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 29th of January, 1976 was probably conceived around the 21st of April, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 29th of January, 1976 is the 7th of November, 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 29th of January:

Television

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

  • Laverne & Shirley - Series about two roommates called Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney.
  • The Bionic Woman - Starring Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of January:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of January, 1976.

  • 15,271 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,319,414,400 seconds have passed since the 29th of January, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,539,316,800 times.
  • Since the 29th of January, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 680,817,830,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 219,902,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 113,469,638 steps. That's about 50,431 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,832,973 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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