What happened this day in history July 21, 1971

What are the important events that happened on July 21, 1971? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 21, 1971: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 21, 1971 is the 202nd day of the year 1971 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 163 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is July 8, 1971 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 48,902,400 seconds 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 ‘dihectadigon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $901.95. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

Pig 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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Who were born on July 21, 1971?

  • 1971
    Charlotte Gainsbourg, French actress and singer
  • 1971
    Emmanuel Bangué, French long jumper
  • 1971
    Marcus Eoin, Scottish musician (Boards of Canada)
  • 1971
    Nuno Markl, Portuguese comedian and radio host

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