What are the important events that happened on May 18, 1974? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

May 18, 1974: Facts & Myths About This Day

May 18, 1974 is the 138th day of the year 1974 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 227 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is May 5, 1974 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 38,352 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectatriacontaoctagon’ day.

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If a person born on this day saved a Cent every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $135.24. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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May 18, 1974 Historical Events

  • 1974
    Completion of the Warsaw radio mast, the tallest construction ever built at the time. It collapsed on August 8, 1991.
  • 1974
    Nuclear test: under project Smiling Buddha, India successfully detonates its first nuclear weapon becoming the sixth nation to do so.

Who were born on May 18, 1974?

  • 1974
    Nelson Figueroa, American baseball player

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