January 2, 1974: Day of the Week
January 2, 1974 was the 2nd day of the year 1974 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 363 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 49 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $156.03 today.
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Here’s the January 1974 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1974 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.
Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 2, 1974 Historical Event(s)
- 1974President Richard Nixon signs a bill lowering the maximum U.S. speed limit to 55 MPH in order to conserve gasoline during an OPEC embargo
Who were born on January 2, 1974?
- 1974Jason de Vos, Canadian footballer
- 1974Luis Moro, Cuban-American actor and filmmaker
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