15th of July, 1976
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 15th of July, 1976, fell on a Thursday.
42 years, 3 months and 10 days have passed since the 15th of July, 1976.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 29 of
Day 197 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 Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1976 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 15th of July, 1976 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 15th of July, 1976, will be 42 years of age.
American Format: 07-15-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1976-07-15. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760715" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 206233200.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 15th of July, 1976:
United States: Afternoon Delight - Starland Vocal Band
United Kingdom: Forever And Ever / My Friend The Wind (The Roussos Phenomenon EP) - Demis Roussos US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 15th of July, 1976. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 15th of July, 1976 was probably conceived around the
6th of October, 1975. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 15th of July, 1976 is the
24th of April, 1977. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
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.
21st of July, 1976: The British Ambassador to Ireland, Christopher Ewart-Biggs, is assassinated by the Provisional IRA.
27th of July, 1976: 242,769 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Chinese city of Tangshan.
29th of July, 1976: The Son of Sam, David Berkowitz, carries out his first murder.
31st of July, 1976: NASA releases the Face on Mars photograph. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 15th of July:
15th of July, 1974: News anchor Christine Chubbuck commits suicide during a live broadcast on WXLT-TV in Sarasota, Florida.
15th of July, 1994: The Rwandan Genocide ends.
15th of July, 1994: The movie True Lies (1994) is released.
15th of July, 1997: Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace is shot dead by Andrew Cunanan.
15th of July, 1988: The movie Die Hard (1988) is released.
15th of July, 1991: Right Said Fred releases his song "I'm Too Sexy".
15th of July, 1996: The first episode of Kenan & Kel is aired.
15th of July, 2000: The last episode of Kenan & Kel is aired.
15th of July, 2004: I, Robot (2004), starring Will Smith, is released in movie theaters.
15th of July, 2005: The movie Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), starring Johnny Depp, is released in movie theaters.
15th of July, 2005: The comedy movie Wedding Crashers (2005) is released in cinemas.
15th of July, 2009: The movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) is released.
15th of July, 2011: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011) is released.
15th of July, 2012: The song "Gangnam Style" is released.
15th of July, 2016: The movie Ghostbusters (a reboot of the original) is released in movie theaters.
15th of July, 2018: The final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup takes places. 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 15th of July:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of July, 1976.
15,440 days have passed since this date.
1,334,016,000 seconds have passed since the 15th of July, 1976.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,556,352,000 times.
Since the 15th of July, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 688,352,256,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 222,336,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 114,725,376 steps. That's about 50,989 miles!
Since this date, 16,008,192 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Thursday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Quinta-feira. Random Dates
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