What happened this day in history June 29, 1978

What are the important events that happened on June 29, 1978? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

June 29, 1978: Facts & Myths About This Day

June 29, 1978 is the 180th day of the year 1978 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 185 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is June 16, 1978 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 267,926,400 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 ‘hectaoctacontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Cent every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $156.34. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

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

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Who were born on June 29, 1978?

  • 1978
    Nicole Scherzinger, American singer (Pussycat Dolls) and actress
  • 1978
    Sam Farrar, American bassist (Phantom Planet)

Who died on June 29, 1978?

  • 1978
    Bob Crane, American actor (b. 1928)

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