5th of January, 1969

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of January, 1969, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Born on this exact date: Marilyn Manson: Musician.
  • Decade: 1960s.
  • 49 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since the 5th of January, 1969.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 1969.
  • Day 5 of 1969.
  • Leap Year: 1969 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1969 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of January, 1969 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of January, 1969, will be 49 years of age.
  • American Format: 01-05-1969 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1969-01-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19690105" are easier to sort.


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

  • Twelfth Night (Sweden)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of January, 1969:

  • United States: I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  • United Kingdom: Ob-la-di Ob-la-da - Marmalade

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 5th of January, 1969.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of January, 1969 was probably conceived around the 28th of March, 1968. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of January, 1969 is the 15th of October, 1969. (Rough Estimate).

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On This Date

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Celebrity Birthdays

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of January, 1969.

  • 17,908 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,547,254,800 seconds have passed since the 5th of January, 1969.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,805,130,600 times.
  • Since the 5th of January, 1969, earth has travelled approximately 798,383,476,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 257,875,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 133,063,913 steps. That's about 59,140 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,567,058 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.


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