1st of September, 1979

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 1st of September, 1979, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 39 years, 11 months and 21 days have passed since the 1st of September, 1979.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1979.
  • Day 244 of 1979.
  • Leap Year: 1979 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, 1979 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of September, 1979 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of September, 1979, will be 39 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-01-1979 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1979-09-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19790901" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 304988400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of September, 1979:

  • United States: My Sharona - The Knack
  • United Kingdom: We Don't Talk Anymore - Cliff Richard

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 1st of September, 1979.

  • 1979 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1979 included The Knack, Donna Summer, Chic, Rod Stewart, Peaches & Herb, Gloria Gaynor, Village People, Anita Ward, Robert John and The Bee Gees.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 1st of September, 1979.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of September, 1979 was probably conceived around the 22nd of November, 1978. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of September, 1979 is the 10th of June, 1980. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 1st of September:

Television

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

  • Hart to Hart - TV show about a couple who moonlight as detectives.
  • The Dukes of Hazzard - American television series.
  • Mork & Mindy - Comedy TV show about an alien called Mork. Starring Robin Williams.
  • Taxi - American sitcom starring Andy Kaufman and Danny DeVito.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of September:

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Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of September, 1979. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of September, 1979.

  • 14,600 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,261,440,000 seconds have passed since the 1st of September, 1979.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,471,680,000 times.
  • Since the 1st of September, 1979, earth has travelled approximately 650,903,040,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 210,240,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 108,483,840 steps. That's about 48,215 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,137,280 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.

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