7th of January, 2020

The 7th of January, 2020, fell on a Tuesday. Day 7 of 2020. Decade: 2020s.

4 months and 20 days have passed since the 7th of January, 2020.

On This Date

Events that occurred on the 7th of January, 2020:

  • American screenwriter Silvio Horta commits suicide.
  • Rush drummer Neil Peart dies from brain cancer.
  • Irish broadcaster Larry Gogan passes away.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 months and 20 days have passed since the 7th of January, 2020.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 02 of 2020.
  • Leap Year: 2020 is a leap year, which means that it will have 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1578355200.

Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 7th of January, 2020:

  • 8th of December, 2019: Rapper Juice Wrld dies from toxic levels of oxycodone and codeine.
  • 12th of December, 2019: The 2019 United Kingdom general election took place, with the Conservatives winning a comfortable majority.
  • 13th of December, 2019: British TV presenter Caroline Flack is charged with common assault.
  • 13th of December, 2019: UK politics: Jeremy Corbyn announces that he will be stepping down as leader of the Labour Party.
  • 17th of December, 2019: English TV presenter Caroline Flack announces that she is standing down as the host of Love Island.
  • 18th of December, 2019: Donald Trump becomes the third U.S. President to be impeached.
  • 25th of December, 2019: Christmas day of 2019 occurs. The last Christmas day of the 2010s.
  • 1st of January, 2020: The first day of 2020 begins, signifying the start of a new decade.
  • 1st of January, 2020: Rapper Lexii Alijai passes away after a suspected overdose.
  • 2nd of January, 2020: Irish broadcaster Marian Finucane passes away.
  • 3rd of January, 2020: Iranian general Qasem Soleimani is assassinated by the United States.
  • 8th of January, 2020: 176 people are killed when Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes near Shahriar in Iran.
  • 8th of January, 2020: Justin Bieber announces on Instagram that he has been diagnosed with Lyme disease.
  • 8th of January, 2020: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announce that they are "stepping back" from senior royal duties.
  • 18th of January, 2020: UFC 246: Conor McGregor defeats Donald Cerrone in the first round.
  • 21st of January, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The first case is reported in the United States.
  • 23rd of January, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The Chinese city of Wuhan is placed under quarantine.
  • 26th of January, 2020: NBA star Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California.
  • 30th of January, 2020: The World Health Organization designates the novel coronavirus as a global health emergency.
  • 31st of January, 2020: Senate Republicans vote against calling any witnesses for the impeachment trial of Donald Trump.
  • 31st of January, 2020: The first two cases of Coronavirus are found in Italy.
  • 31st of January, 2020: The United Kingdom announces its first two confirmed cases of Covid-19.
  • 31st of January, 2020: Brexit: The United Kingdom officially leaves the European Union..
  • 2nd of February, 2020: Super Bowl LIV takes place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida: The Kansas City Chiefs defeat the San Francisco 49ers by 31-20. Shakira and Jennifer Lopez perform at the halftime show.
  • 4th of February, 2020: US radio host Rush Limbaugh announces that he has advanced lung cancer.
  • 5th of February, 2020: A Republican-controlled Senate votes to acquit Donald Trump in his impeachment trial.
  • 5th of February, 2020: Mitt Romney becomes the first Senator in U.S. history to vote against his party's president in an impeachment trial.
  • 6th of February, 2020: Scottish finance secretary Derek Mackay resigns after it is revealed that he sent hundreds of text messages to a 16-year-old boy.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 7th of January, 2020, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2020 is the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 7th of January, 2020 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 7th of January:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 7th of January:

  • Epiphany Day
  • Christmas Day (Russia)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 7th of January, 2020.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 7th of January, 2020 was probably conceived around the 30th of March, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 7th of January, 2020 is the 16th of October, 2020. (Rough Estimate).

7th of January

Events that have occurred on the 7th of January:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 7th of January, 2020.

  • 142 days have passed since this date.
  • 12,265,200 seconds have passed since the 7th of January, 2020.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 14,309,400 times.
  • Since the 7th of January, 2020, earth has travelled approximately 6,328,843,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 2,044,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,054,807 steps. That's about 469 miles!
  • Since this date, 147,182 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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