29th of May, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 29th of May, 1976, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 42 years, 5 months and 20 days have passed since the 29th of May, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 1976.
  • Day 150 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 Gemini.
  • 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 May, 1976 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 29th of May, 1976, will be 42 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-29-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-05-29. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760529" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 202172400.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 29th of May:

  • Democracy Day (Nigeria)

Music Singles

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

  • United States: Love Hangover - Diana Ross
  • United Kingdom: Fernando - 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 May, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 29th of May, 1976 was probably conceived around the 20th of August, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 29th of May, 1976 is the 8th of March, 1977. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 4th of May, 1976: A train crash in the Netherlands kills 24 people.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 2nd of June, 1976: Arizona Republic reporter Don Bolles is murdered by a car bomb.
  • 5th of June, 1976: 11 people are killed when the Teton Dam collapses in Idaho.
  • 27th of June, 1976: Palestinian militants hijack an Air France plane before flying it to Entebbe, Uganda.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 29th of May:

  • 29th of May, 1985: The Heysel Stadium disaster occurs when 38 fans are killed in riots during a European Cup final between Liverpool F.C. and Juventus
  • 29th of May, 1982: The single "Eye of the Tiger" is released by Survivor.
  • 29th of May, 1992: Sister Act (1992) is released in cinemas.

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 May:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 15,511 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,340,154,000 seconds have passed since the 29th of May, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,563,513,000 times.
  • Since the 29th of May, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 691,519,464,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 223,359,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 115,253,244 steps. That's about 51,224 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,081,848 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.

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