28th of August, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of August, 1976, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: 18-year-old American actress Anissa Jones dies of an overdose.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 41 years, 2 months and 25 days have passed since the 28th of August, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1976.
  • Day 241 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 Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1976 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of August, 1976 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of August, 1976, will be 41 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-28-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-08-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760828" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 210034800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of August, 1976:

  • United States: Don't Go Breaking My Heart - Elton John & Kiki Dee
  • United Kingdom: Don't Go Breaking My Heart - Elton John & Kiki Dee

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 28th of August, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of August, 1976 was probably conceived around the 19th of November, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of August, 1976 is the 7th of June, 1977. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of August:

Television

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

  • What's Happening!! - Comedy TV show about three young men called Raj, Dwayne and Rerun.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of August:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of August, 1976.

  • 15,058 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,301,014,800 seconds have passed since the 28th of August, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,517,850,600 times.
  • Since the 28th of August, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 671,323,636,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 216,835,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 111,887,273 steps. That's about 49,728 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,612,178 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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