What happened this day in history January 28, 1976

What are the important events that happened on January 28, 1976? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 28, 1976: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 28, 1976 is the 28th day of the year 1976 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 338 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is January 15, 1976 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 53,232 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 ‘icosioctagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $1,492.60. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

Rabbit 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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Who were born on January 28, 1976?

  • 1976
    Emiko Kado, Japanese wrestler (d. 1999)
  • 1976
    Jarrod Montague, American drummer (Taproot)
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    Lee Ingleby, British actor
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    Mark Madsen, American basketball player
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    Miltiadis Sapanis, Greek footballer
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    Rick Ross, rapper

Who died on January 28, 1976?

  • 1976
    Marcel Broodthaers, Belgian painter (b. 1924)

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