28th of December, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of December, 1976, fell on a Tuesday.
  • On this exact date: Freddie King passes away.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 40 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since the 28th of December, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 53 of 1976.
  • Day 363 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 Capricorn.
  • 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 December, 1976 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of December, 1976, will be 40 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-28-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-12-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19761228" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 220579200.

Music Singles

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

  • United States: Tonight's The Night - Rod Stewart
  • United Kingdom: When A Child Is Born - Johnny Mathis

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

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

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of December, 1976 was probably conceived around the 20th of March, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of December, 1976 is the 7th of October, 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 December:

Television

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

  • Quincy, M.E. - TV show about a Los Angeles County medical examiner called Dr. Quincy.
  • Charlie's Angels - TV show about three female police academy-trained private detectives.
  • Black Sheep Squadron - TV show about a misfit squadron in World War Two.
  • The Muppet Show - American TV show that included characters such as Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

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Videos

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Visualize

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 14,939 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,290,729,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of December, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,505,851,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of December, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 666,016,473,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 215,121,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 111,002,746 steps. That's about 49,335 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,488,755 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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