30th of October, 1977

The 30th of October, 1977, fell on a Sunday. Day 303 of 1977. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 30th of October, 1977:

  • Three members of the rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd are killed in a plane crash.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 30th of October, 1977:

  • United States: You Light Up My Life - Debby Boone
  • United Kingdom: Silver Lady - David Soul

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 30th of October, 1977.

  • Time Person of the Year: 1977.

    Egyptian president Anwar Sadat was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1977 after he became the first Arab leader to travel to Israel.

  • 1977 in movies.

    Movies released in 1977 included Star Wars, Smokey and the Bandit, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Saturday Night Fever, The Goodbye Girl, A Bridge Too Far, The Deep, The Spy Who Loved Me, "Oh, God!", Annie Hall, Pete's Dragon and Eraserhead.

  • 1977 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1977 included Rod Stewart, Andy Gibb, The Emotions, ABBA, Barbra Streisand, Hot, Kenny Nolan, Thelma Houston, Rita Coolidge and Alan O'Day.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 30th of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 42 years, 0 months and 19 days have passed since the 30th of October, 1977.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 1977.
  • Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 30th of October, 1977, will be 42 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 247017600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 30th of October, 1977:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 30th of October, 1977, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 30th of October, 1977 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 30th of October, 1977.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 30th of October, 1977 was probably conceived around the 20th of January, 1977. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 30th of October, 1977 is the 9th of August, 1978. (Rough Estimate).

30th of October

Events that have occurred on the 30th of October:


Television

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

  • The Love Boat - Television series that was set on a cruise ship. Starring Gavin MacLeod as Captain Merrill Stubing.
  • Logan's Run - Action series that was based on the movie of the same name.
  • Chips - TV show about two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers called Jon Baker and Frank "Ponch" Poncherello.
  • Soap - Comedy series / satire about soap operas. Starring Billy Crystal as Jodie Dallas.
  • 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.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 30th of October, 1977.

  • 15,359 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,327,017,600 seconds have passed since the 30th of October, 1977.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,548,187,200 times.
  • Since the 30th of October, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 684,741,081,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 221,169,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 114,123,514 steps. That's about 50,722 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,924,211 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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