28th of August, 1977

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of August, 1977, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 41 years, 3 months and 16 days have passed since the 28th of August, 1977.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 of 1977.
  • Day 240 of 1977.
  • Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of August, 1977 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, 1977, will be 41 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-28-1977 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1977-08-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19770828" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 241570800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of August, 1977:

  • United States: Best Of My Love - Emotions
  • United Kingdom: Angelo - Brotherhood of Man

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 28th of August, 1977.

  • Elvis Presley's Death

    On the 16th of August, 1977, cultural icon Elvis Presley was found dead on his bathroom floor.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 28th of August, 1977.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of August, 1977 was probably conceived around the 18th of November, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of August, 1977 is the 7th of June, 1978. (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.

  • 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 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, 1977.

  • 15,081 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,303,002,000 seconds have passed since the 28th of August, 1977.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,520,169,000 times.
  • Since the 28th of August, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 672,349,032,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 217,167,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 112,058,172 steps. That's about 49,804 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,636,024 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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