February 8, 1974: Day of the Week
February 8, 1974 was the 39th day of the year 1974 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 326 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is vendredi.
A person born on this day will be 49 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $4,092.50 today.
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Here’s the February 1974 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1974 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.
Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
February 8, 1974 Historical Event(s)
- 1974After 84 days in space, the crew of Skylab 4, the last crew to visit American space station Skylab, returns to Earth.
- 1974Military coup in Upper Volta.
Who were born on February 8, 1974?
- 1974Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, French disc jockey (Daft Punk)
- 1974Kimbo Slice, American mixed martial artist
- 1974Seth Green, American actor
- 1974Ulises de la Cruz, Ecuadorian footballer
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