16th of January, 1981
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 16th of January, 1981, fell on a Friday.
37 years, 6 months and 4 days have passed since the 16th of January, 1981.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 03 of
Day 16 of
1981. Leap Year: 1981 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1981 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of January, 1981 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of January, 1981, will be 37 years of age.
American Format: 01-16-1981 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1981-01-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19810116" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 348451200.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 16th of January:
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of January, 1981:
United States: Starting Over - John Lennon
United Kingdom: Imagine - John Lennon 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 16th of January, 1981.
Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 16th of January, 1981. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 16th of January, 1981 was probably conceived around the
8th of April, 1980. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of January, 1981 is the
26th of October, 1981. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
17th of December, 1980: The comedy-action film Any Which Way You Can (1980), is released in cinemas.
19th of December, 1980: The film 9 to 5 (1980) is released in cinemas.
24th of December, 1980: Britain's Roswell: Multiple witnesses report seeing strange lights near the RAF Woodbridge station in Suffolk, England.
2nd of January, 1981: Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe (The Yorkshire Ripper) is arrested.
19th of January, 1981: Iran releases 52 American hostages after 14 months of captivity.
19th of January, 1981: 22-year-old American photographer Francesca Woodman commits suicide.
14th of February, 1981: 48 people are killed after a fire breaks out at the Stardust nightclub in Dublin, Ireland. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 16th of January:
16th of January, 1920: The League of Nations meets for the first time.
16th of January, 1920: Prohibition begins in the United States.
16th of January, 1979: Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi flees Iran with his family.
16th of January, 1997: Bill Cosby's son, Ennis Cosby, is shot and killed during an attempted robbery.
16th of January, 1995: The first episode of "Star Trek: Voyager" is aired.
16th of January, 1995: The first episode of "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" is aired on television.
16th of January, 2015: The release date of the movie Blackhat (2015).
16th of January, 2015: American Sniper (2014) is released in cinemas. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Magnum, P.I. - Starring Tom Selleck as Private Investigator Thomas Magnum.
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. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of January:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of January, 1981.
13,700 days have passed since this date.
1,183,676,400 seconds have passed since the 16th of January, 1981.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,380,955,800 times.
Since the 16th of January, 1981, earth has travelled approximately 610,777,022,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 197,279,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 101,796,170 steps. That's about 45,243 miles!
Since this date, 14,204,117 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sexta-feira. Random Dates
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