5th of May, 1818

The 5th of May, 1818, fell on a Tuesday. Day 125 of 1818. Decade: 1810s.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Karl Marx: Philosopher.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 5th of May:

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 201 years, 6 months and 17 days have passed since the 5th of May, 1818.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 1818.
  • Leap Year: 1818 was NOT a leap year.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 5th of May, 1818, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1818 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of May, 1818 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 5th of May:

  • Liberation Day (Denmark)
  • Children's Day (Japan)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • James Monroe was the President of the United States on the 5th of May, 1818.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of May, 1818 was probably conceived around the 26th of July, 1817. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of May, 1818 is the 12th of February, 1819. (Rough Estimate).

5th of May

Events that have occurred on the 5th of May:

  • 5th of May, 1821: Napoleon Bonaparte dies.
  • 5th of May, 1972: 115 people die when Alitalia Flight 112 crashes near Palermo in Italy.
  • 5th of May, 1981: Provisional IRA member Bobby Sands dies while on hunger strike in prison.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The computer virus ILOVEYOU attacks computers worldwide.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The last episode of the TV show "Boy Meets World" is broadcasted.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The movie Gladiator (2000) is released.
  • 5th of May, 2002: The World Wrestling Federation, Inc. (WWF) changes its name to World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE)
  • 5th of May, 2006: Mission: Impossible III (2006) is released.
  • 5th of May, 2014: Football: Crystal Palace dash Liverpool's title chances after scoring three goals in nine minutes.
  • 5th of May, 2018: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson suffers a brain haemorrhage.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of May, 1818.

  • 73,612 days have passed since this date.
  • 6,360,076,800 seconds have passed since the 5th of May, 1818.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 7,420,089,600 times.
  • Since the 5th of May, 1818, earth has travelled approximately 3,281,799,628,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 1,060,012,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 546,966,605 steps. That's about 243,096 miles!
  • Since this date, 76,320,922 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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