What happened this day in history January 7, 1978

What are the important events that happened on January 7, 1978? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 7, 1978: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 7, 1978 is the 7th day of the year 1978 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 358 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 25, 1977 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 4,216,320 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 ‘heptagon’ day.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $6,461.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn 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.

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

My Birthday Ninja Facts Curious to discover some fun birthday facts about January 7, 1978? Listen to the number-one song on the day you were born. Find out what your birthday means! (Sponsored link)

Who were born on January 7, 1978?

  • 1978
    Emilio Palma, first person born on the Antarctic continent
  • 1978
    Jean Charles de Menezes, Brazilian shooting victim (d. 2005)
  • 1978
    Kevin Mench, American baseball player

MyFirstName.Rocks What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there hidden powers in your moniker? Check out Caroline’s personality and get smart about names today. (Sponsored links)