16th of March, 1977

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of March, 1977, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 41 years, 7 months and 7 days have passed since the 16th of March, 1977.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1977.
  • Day 75 of 1977.
  • Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of March, 1977 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of March, 1977, will be 41 years of age.
  • American Format: 03-16-1977 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1977-03-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19770316" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 227318400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of March, 1977:

  • United States: Love Theme From A Star Is Born - Barbra Streisand
  • United Kingdom: Chanson D'amour - Manhattan Transfer

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 16th of March, 1977.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of March, 1977 was probably conceived around the 6th of June, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of March, 1977 is the 24th of December, 1977. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 9th of March, 1977: Members of the Hanafi Movement take over 3 buildings in Washington.
  • 27th of March, 1977: The Tenerife airport disaster occurs when two Boeing 747s collide, killing 583 people.
  • 4th of April, 1977: 72 people die when Southern Airways Flight 242 crashes in New Hope, Georgia.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of March:

  • 16th of March, 1965: Police clash with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee marchers in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • 16th of March, 1966: The first Vans shoe store is opened in California.
  • 16th of March, 1968: The My Lai Massacre occurs in Vietnam.
  • 16th of March, 1970: Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
  • 16th of March, 1985: Reporter Terry Anderson is taken hostage by Shiite Hezbollah militants in Beirut. He is not released until 1991
  • 16th of March, 1988: Iran-Contra affair: Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North and Vice Admiral John Poindexter are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
  • 16th of March, 1988: The Milltown Cemetery attack occurs when loyalist paramilitary Michael Stone launches a gun and grenade attack on mourners at an IRA funeral.
  • 16th of March, 2012: The comedy movie 21 Jump Street (2012) is released in cinemas.

Television

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

  • Eight Is Enough - Television series about the "Bradford brood" and their father.
  • Three's Company - Sitcom about two girls and their male room mate.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of March:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of March, 1977.

  • 15,195 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,312,844,400 seconds have passed since the 16th of March, 1977.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,531,651,800 times.
  • Since the 16th of March, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 677,427,710,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 218,807,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 112,904,618 steps. That's about 50,180 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,754,133 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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