23rd of April, 1980

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 23rd of April, 1980, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 38 years, 11 months and 1 days have passed since the 23rd of April, 1980.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1980.
  • Day 114 of 1980.
  • Leap Year: 1980 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1980 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of April, 1980 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 23rd of April, 1980, will be 38 years of age.
  • American Format: 04-23-1980 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1980-04-23. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19800423" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 325292400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of April, 1980:

  • United States: Call Me - Blondie
  • United Kingdom: Call Me - Blondie

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 23rd of April, 1980.

  • Early 1980s fashion.

    The early 80s saw a minimalist approach to fashion, with some trends carrying over from the late 1970s. Sweaters, fur-lined puffer jackets, tunics, ripped jeans, leotards, velour tracksuits, tube tops, knee-length skirts, high-waisted pants and embroidered jeans were all popular during this period. The colors during the early 1980s were subdued, quiet and basic. Varying shades of brown, tan, and orange were in fashion.

  • 1980 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1980 included Blondie, Pink Floyd, Billy Joel, Olivia Newton-John, Michael Jackson, Captain & Tennille, Queen, Paul McCartney and Lipps Inc.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 23rd of April, 1980.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 23rd of April, 1980 was probably conceived around the 15th of July, 1979. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of April, 1980 is the 31st of January, 1981. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 23rd of April:

Television

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

  • Knots Landing - American soap opera.
  • Archie Bunker's Place - Sitcom starring Carroll O'Connor.
  • Trapper John, M.D. - Medical drama.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of April:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of April, 1980.

  • 14,214 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,228,093,200 seconds have passed since the 23rd of April, 1980.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,432,775,400 times.
  • Since the 23rd of April, 1980, earth has travelled approximately 633,696,091,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 204,682,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 105,616,015 steps. That's about 46,940 miles!
  • Since this date, 14,737,118 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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