January 16, 1970: Day of the Week
January 16, 1970 was the 16th day of the year 1970 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 349 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
A person born on this day will be 53 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $181.51 today.
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Here’s the January 1970 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1970 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Rooster 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).
January 16, 1970 Historical Event(s)
- 1970Buckminster Fuller receives the Gold Medal award from the American Institute of Architects.
Who were born on January 16, 1970?
- 1970Brendan O'Hare, Scottish drummer (Teenage Fanclub, Telstar Ponies)
- 1970Garth Ennis, Irish comic book author
- 1970Ron Villone, American baseball player
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