30th of April, 1980
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 30th of April, 1980, fell on a Wednesday.
On this exact date:
Six Iranian-born terrorists take over the Iranian embassy in London. Decade: 1980s.
38 years, 9 months and 24 days have passed since the 30th of April, 1980.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of
Day 121 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 30th 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 30th of April, 1980, will be 38 years of age.
American Format: 04-30-1980 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1980-04-30. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19800430" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 325897200.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 30th of April:
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 30th of April, 1980:
United States: Call Me - Blondie
United Kingdom: Geno - Dexy's Midnight Runners US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 30th of April, 1980. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 30th of April, 1980 was probably conceived around the
22nd of July, 1979. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 30th of April, 1980 is the
7th of February, 1981. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
25th of April, 1980: Dan-Air Flight 1008 crashes in Tenerife, killing 146 people.
4th of May, 1980: Yugoslav President Josip Broz Tito dies.
9th of May, 1980: Friday the 13th (1980) is released.
14th of May, 1980: 4 white police officers are found not guilty of killing a black insurance executive called Arthur McDuffie. Their acquittal sets off riots in Miami.
18th of May, 1980: The eruption of Mount St. Helens occurs.
18th of May, 1980: Joy Division singer Ian Curtis hangs himself.
21st of May, 1980: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) is released.
23rd of May, 1980: The Shining (1980) is released in cinemas.
26th of May, 1980: 2,000 people are killed in South Korea when military forces clash with pro-democracy protesters. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 30th of April:
30th of April, 1945: German dictator Adolf Hitler commits suicide.
30th of April, 1966: The Church of Satan is formed by Anton Szandor LaVey.
30th of April, 1973: Watergate scandal: President Richard Nixon announces that White House Counsel John Dean has been fired and that Attorney General Richard Kleindienst has resigned.
30th of April, 1975: The Vietnam War ends.
30th of April, 1977: The Cambodian-Vietnamese War begins.
30th of April, 1982: American music journalist Lester Bangs dies from an accidental overdose in New York City.
30th of April, 1999: A nail bomb explodes at a pub in Soho, London. A neo-Nazi called David Copeland is later apprehended for the crime
30th of April, 2015: Singer Ben E. King passes away
30th of April, 2004: Mean Girls (2004) is released in cinemas.
30th of April, 2005: Chelsea win their first Premier League title in 50 years after a 2-0 victory away against Bolton. 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 30th of April:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 30th of April, 1980.
14,176 days have passed since this date.
1,224,810,000 seconds have passed since the 30th of April, 1980.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,428,945,000 times.
Since the 30th of April, 1980, earth has travelled approximately 632,001,960,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 204,135,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 105,333,660 steps. That's about 46,815 miles!
Since this date, 14,697,720 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Quarta-feira. Random Dates
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