31st of August, 1977

The 31st of August, 1977, fell on a Wednesday. Day 243 of 1977. Decade: 1970s.

42 years, 4 months and 28 days have passed since the 31st of August, 1977.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Jeff Hardy: Wrestler.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 31st of August, 1977:

  • United States: Best Of My Love - Emotions
  • United Kingdom: Float On - Floaters

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 31st of August, 1977.

  • "You Light Up My Life" and "Evergreen"

    "You Light Up My Life" and "Evergreen" are tied in the Grammy for 1977's Song of the Year.

  • Time Person of the Year: 1977.

    Egyptian president Anwar Sadat was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1977 after he became the first Arab leader to travel to Israel.

  • Annie Hall

    "Annie Hall" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1977.

  • 1977 in movies.

    Movies released in 1977 included Star Wars, Smokey and the Bandit, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Saturday Night Fever, The Goodbye Girl, A Bridge Too Far, The Deep, The Spy Who Loved Me, "Oh, God!", Annie Hall, Pete's Dragon and Eraserhead.

  • 1977 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1977 included Rod Stewart, Andy Gibb, The Emotions, ABBA, Barbra Streisand, Hot, Kenny Nolan, Thelma Houston, Rita Coolidge and Alan O'Day.

  • Elvis Presley's Death

    On the 16th of August, 1977, cultural icon Elvis Presley was found dead on his bathroom floor.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 42 years, 4 months and 28 days have passed since the 31st of August, 1977.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1977.
  • Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 31st of August, 1977, will be 42 years of age.
  • People born in 1977 belong to the "Generation X" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 241830000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 31st of August, 1977:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 31st of August, 1977, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 31st of August, 1977 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 31st of August, 1977.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 31st of August, 1977 was probably conceived around the 21st of November, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 31st of August, 1977 is the 10th of June, 1978. (Rough Estimate).

31st of August

Events that have occurred on the 31st of August:


Television

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

  • Eight Is Enough - Television series about the "Bradford brood" and their father.
  • Three's Company - Sitcom about two girls and their male room mate.
  • Quincy, M.E. - TV show about a Los Angeles County medical examiner called Dr. Quincy.
  • Charlie's Angels - TV show about three female police academy-trained private detectives.
  • Black Sheep Squadron - TV show about a misfit squadron in World War Two.
  • The Muppet Show - American TV show that included characters such as Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.
  • What's Happening!! - Comedy TV show about three young men called Raj, Dwayne and Rerun.
  • Laverne & Shirley - Series about two roommates called Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney.
  • The Bionic Woman - Starring Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers.
  • Wonder Woman - TV show about a superhero called Diana Prince.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 31st of August, 1977.

  • 15,490 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,338,339,600 seconds have passed since the 31st of August, 1977.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,561,396,200 times.
  • Since the 31st of August, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 690,583,233,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 223,056,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 115,097,206 steps. That's about 51,154 miles!
  • Since this date, 16,060,075 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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