March 17, 1979: Day of the Week
March 17, 1979 was the 76th day of the year 1979 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 289 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
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 $3,426.00 today.
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Here’s the March 1979 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1979 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade 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).
March 17, 1979 Historical Event(s)
- 1979The Penmanshiel Tunnel collapses during engineering works, killing two workers.
Who were born on March 17, 1979?
- 1979Andrew Ference, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1979Nicole “Coco” Austin, American glamor model
- 1979Samoa Joe, Samoan wrestler
- 1979Sharman Joshi, Indian actor
- 1979Stephen Kramer Glickman, American actor and comedian
- 1979Stormy Daniels, American pornographic actress
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