February 1, 1979: Day of the Week
February 1, 1979 was the 32nd day of the year 1979 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 333 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
A person born on this day will be 44 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $3,455.75 today.
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Here’s the February 1979 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1979 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
February 1, 1979 Historical Event(s)
- 1979Convicted bank robber Patty Hearst is released from prison after her sentence is commuted by President Jimmy Carter.
- 1979The Ayatollah Khomeini is welcomed back to Tehran, Iran after nearly 15 years of exile.
Who were born on February 1, 1979?
- 1979Juan Silveira dos Santos, Brazilian footballer
- 1979Julie Augustyniak, American soccer player
- 1979Rachelle LeFevre, Canadian actress
- 1979Valentín Elizalde, Mexican singer (d. 2006)
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