What happened this day in history September 8, 1970

What are the important events that happened on September 8, 1970? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

September 8, 1970: Facts & Myths About This Day

September 8, 1970 is the 251st day of the year 1970 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 114 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is August 26, 1970 – a Tuesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 360,000 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 ‘dihectapentacontahenagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $1,817.80. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

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

Dog 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 September 8, 1970?

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    Andy Ward, Irish rugby player
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    Brad Cain, American professional wrestler
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    Latrell Sprewell, American basketball player
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    Neko Case, American musician
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    Paul DiPietro, Canadian-born Swiss ice hockey player
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    Yuji Nishizawa, Japanese hijacker

Who died on September 8, 1970?

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    Percy Spencer, inventor of the microwave oven, (b. 1894)

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