5th of August, 1952

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of August, 1952, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Born on this exact date: Louis Walsh: X Factor judge / Talent manager.
  • Decade: 1950s.
  • 66 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since the 5th of August, 1952.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1952.
  • Day 218 of 1952.
  • Leap Year: 1952 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1952 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of August, 1952 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of August, 1952, will be 66 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-05-1952 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1952-08-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19520805" are easier to sort.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on the 5th of August, 1952.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of August, 1952 was probably conceived around the 27th of October, 1951. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of August, 1952 is the 15th of May, 1953. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 5th of August:

Celebrity Birthdays

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of August, 1952.

  • 24,308 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,100,214,800 seconds have passed since the 5th of August, 1952.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,450,250,600 times.
  • Since the 5th of August, 1952, earth has travelled approximately 1,083,710,836,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 350,035,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 180,618,473 steps. That's about 80,275 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,202,578 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.


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