January 3, 1997: Day of the Week
January 3, 1997 was the 3rd day of the year 1997 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 362 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 26 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $72.10 today.
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Here’s the January 1997 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1997 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.
Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 3, 1997 Historical Event(s)
- 1997China announces it will spend US$27.7 billion to fight erosion and pollution in the Yangtze and Yellow River valleys.
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