1st of April, 1984

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 1st of April, 1984, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: Singer Marvin Gaye is shot and killed by his own father.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 33 years, 7 months and 22 days have passed since the 1st of April, 1984.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 1984.
  • Day 92 of 1984.
  • Leap Year: 1984 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 Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1984 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of April, 1984 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of April, 1984, will be 33 years of age.
  • American Format: 04-01-1984 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1984-04-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19840401" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 449622000.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of April:

  • April Fools' Day
  • Islamic Republic Day (Iran)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of April, 1984:

  • United States: Footloose - Kenny Loggins
  • United Kingdom: Hello - Lionel Richie

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Splash" was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 April, 1984.

  • Iran-Iraq War

    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.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 1st of April, 1984.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of April, 1984 was probably conceived around the 23rd of June, 1983. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of April, 1984 is the 9th of January, 1985. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

  • 14th of March, 1984: Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams is seriously injured in a gun attack by the UVF.
  • 23rd of March, 1984: Adult actress Shauna Grant commits suicide in Palm Springs, California.
  • 6th of April, 1984: The NeverEnding Story (1984) is released in movie theaters.
  • 15th of April, 1984: English comedian Tommy Cooper suffers a massive heart attack and dies while live on TV.
  • 23rd of April, 1984: United States researchers announce their discovery of the AIDS virus.
  • 25th of April, 1984: Robert F. Kennedy's son David F. Kennedy dies from an overdose of cocaine at a hotel in Palm Beach, Florida.

On This Date

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

Television

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

  • Kate & Allie - Comedy TV series.
  • Scarecrow and Mrs. King - Starring Kate Jackson and Bruce Boxleitner.
  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe - Animated series.
  • The A-Team - Action TV series with characters such as "Mr. T" and John "Hannibal" Smith.
  • 'Allo 'Allo! - BBC sitcom starring Gorden Kaye.
  • Cheers - Sitcom starring Ted Danson.
  • Knight Rider - Starring David Hasselhoff.
  • Family Ties - Sitcom starring Michael J. Fox.
  • The Smurfs - Animated fantasy-comedy television series.
  • Only Fools and Horses - British television comedy.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of April, 1984. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of April, 1984.

  • 12,286 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,061,514,000 seconds have passed since the 1st of April, 1984.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,238,433,000 times.
  • Since the 1st of April, 1984, earth has travelled approximately 547,741,224,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 176,919,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 91,290,204 steps. That's about 40,573 miles!
  • Since this date, 12,738,168 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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