What happened this day in history October 18, 1974

What are the important events that happened on October 18, 1974? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

October 18, 1974: Facts & Myths About This Day

October 18, 1974 is the 291st day of the year 1974 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 74 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Friday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is October 5, 1974 – a Friday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 2,521,440 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 ‘dihectaenneacontahenagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $8,421.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood 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 October 18, 1974? Listen to the number-one song on the day you were born. Find out what your birthday means! (Sponsored link)

Who were born on October 18, 1974?

  • 1974
    Candy Lo, Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actress
  • 1974
    Peter Svensson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  • 1974
    Robbie Savage, Welsh footballer

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters IOXJAYOOZW? Check your answers here: Word solver IOXJAYOOZW. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)