8th of June, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of June, 1976, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 42 years, 6 months and 6 days have passed since the 8th of June, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 24 of 1976.
  • Day 160 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 8th of June, 1976 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of June, 1976, will be 42 years of age.
  • American Format: 06-08-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-06-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760608" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 203036400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of June, 1976:

  • United States: Silly Love Songs - Wings
  • United Kingdom: Combine Harvester - Wurzels

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 8th of June, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of June, 1976 was probably conceived around the 30th of August, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of June, 1976 is the 18th of March, 1977. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 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.
  • 4th of July, 1976: Israeli commandos free 103 hostages from an Air France plane at Uganda's Entebbe Airport.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of June:

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 8th of June:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of June, 1976.

  • 15,527 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,341,536,400 seconds have passed since the 8th of June, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,565,125,800 times.
  • Since the 8th of June, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 692,232,782,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 223,589,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 115,372,130 steps. That's about 51,277 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,098,437 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

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