The 19th of March, 1978, fell on a Sunday. Day 78 of 1978. Decade: 1970s.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 19th of March, 1978:
United States: Night Fever - Bee Gees
United Kingdom: Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush
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 19th of March, 1978.
Time Person of the Year: 1978.
China's Vice Premier Deng Xiaoping was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1978 after he overthrew Hua Guofeng and became the "Supreme Leader" of China.
1978 in movies.
Movies released in 1978 included Grease, Superman, Animal House, Every Which Way but Loose, Heaven Can Wait, Hooper, Jaws 2, Revenge of the Pink Panther, The Deer Hunter, Halloween, Invasion of the Body Snatchers and Dawn of the Dead.
1978 in music.
Popular music artists in 1978 included Andy Gibb, The Bee Gees, Debby Boone, Exile, Player, A Taste of Honey, Commodores, Frankie Valli, Kate Bush, John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, Eric Clapton, Paul Davis and Samantha Sang.
Between January, 1978 and February, 1979, a revolutionary movement formed in Iran. This eventually led to the overthrow of the monarchy and the establishment of an Islamic Republic led by Ayatollah Khomeini.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 19th of March:
41 years, 8 months and 21 days have passed since the 19th of March, 1978.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1978.
Leap Year: 1978 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on the 19th of March, 1978, will be 41 years of age.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 259113600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around the 19th of March, 1978:
1st of March, 1978: Charlie Chaplin's coffin is stolen from Cosier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 19th of March, 1978, will have the star sign Pisces.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1978 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 19th of March, 1978 falls under the Wolf.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 19th of March:
St. Joseph's Day
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 19th of March, 1978.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 19th of March, 1978 was probably conceived around the 9th of June, 1977. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 19th of March, 1978 is the 27th of December, 1978. (Rough Estimate).
19th of March
Events that have occurred on the 19th of March:
19th of March, 1966: Racial segregation in sports in the USA starts to become a thing of the past when The Texas Western Miners defeat an all-white Kentucky Wildcats team with five African-American starters.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Incredible Hulk - Starring Lou Ferrigno.
The Love Boat - Television series that was set on a cruise ship. Starring Gavin MacLeod as Captain Merrill Stubing.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 19th of March, 1978.
15,239 days have passed since this date.
1,316,653,200 seconds have passed since the 19th of March, 1978.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,536,095,400 times.
Since the 19th of March, 1978, earth has travelled approximately 679,393,051,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 219,442,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 113,232,175 steps. That's about 50,325 miles!
Since this date, 15,799,838 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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