What happened this day in history April 26, 1981

What are the important events that happened on April 26, 1981? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

April 26, 1981: Facts & Myths About This Day

April 26, 1981 is the 116th day of the year 1981 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 249 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is April 13, 1981 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 5,951,520 minutes 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 ‘hectadecahexagon’ day.

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If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $2,972.25. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

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

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April 26, 1981 Historical Events

  • 1981
    Dr. Michael R. Harrison of the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center performs the world’s first human open fetal surgery.

Who were born on April 26, 1981?

  • 1981
    Matthieu Delpierre, French footballer
  • 1981
    Ms. Dynamite, British musician

Who died on April 26, 1981?

  • 1981
    Jim Davis, American actor (b. 1909)

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