20th of April, 1978

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 20th of April, 1978, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 39 years, 7 months and 2 days have passed since the 20th of April, 1978.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 16 of 1978.
  • Day 110 of 1978.
  • Leap Year: 1978 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1978 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 20th of April, 1978 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 20th of April, 1978, will be 39 years of age.
  • American Format: 04-20-1978 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1978-04-20. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19780420" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 261874800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 20th of April, 1978:

  • United States: Night Fever - Bee Gees
  • United Kingdom: Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs - Brian & Michael

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 20th of April, 1978.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 20th of April, 1978 was probably conceived around the 11th of July, 1977. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 20th of April, 1978 is the 28th of January, 1979. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 20th of April:

  • 20th of April, 1999: The Columbine High School massacre occurs, resulting in the deaths of 15 people.

Television

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

  • Dallas - Soap opera.
  • 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.
  • The Muppet Show - American TV show that included characters such as Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 20th of April:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 20th of April, 1978.

  • 14,459 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,249,261,200 seconds have passed since the 20th of April, 1978.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,457,471,400 times.
  • Since the 20th of April, 1978, earth has travelled approximately 644,618,779,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 208,210,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 107,436,463 steps. That's about 47,750 miles!
  • Since this date, 14,991,134 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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