5th of April, 1970

The 5th of April, 1970, fell on a Sunday. Day 95 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.

49 years, 9 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of April, 1970.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of April, 1970:

  • United States: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
  • United Kingdom: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 5th of April, 1970.

  • 1970 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1970 were dominated by the likes of The Jackson 5, B. J. Thomas, The Beatles, The Carpenters, The Partridge Family, Simon & Garfunkel, Bread, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, George Harrison and Shocking Blue.

  • Willy Brandt.

    West Germany Chancellor Willy Brandt was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1970.

  • 1970 in movies.

    Movies released in 1970 included Love Story, MASH, Airport, Patton, Woodstock, Little Big Man, Ryan's Daughter, "Tora! Tora! Tora!", Chariots of the Gods, The Aristocats, The Conformist, A Man Called Horse and The Vampire Lovers.


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 49 years, 9 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of April, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of April, 1970, will be 49 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 8118000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 5th of April, 1970:

  • 16th of March, 1970: Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
  • 18th of March, 1970: United States Postal Service workers in New York City go on strike.
  • 10th of April, 1970: The official break-up of The Beatles occurs when Paul McCartney announces that he is leaving the group.
  • 11th of April, 1970: 74 people are killed when an avalanche occurs in the French Alps.
  • 29th of April, 1970: FA Cup Final 1970: Goals from Peter Osgood and David Webb help Chelsea secure a 2-1 victory in a replay against Leeds United.
  • 4th of May, 1970: Ohio National Guardsmen shoot and kill four Kent State University students at an anti-war protest.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 5th of April, 1970, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of April, 1970 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 5th of April, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of April, 1970 was probably conceived around the 26th of June, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of April, 1970 is the 13th of January, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

5th of April

Events that have occurred on the 5th of April:

  • 5th of April, 1994: Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain commits suicide in Seattle.
  • 5th of April, 1999: The suspects behind the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing are handed over to British authorities.
  • 5th of April, 2006: A swan with Bird Flu is discovered in Scotland.
  • 5th of April, 1992: WrestleMania VIII: Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan beat Sid Justice at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • 5th of April, 2018: Conor McGregor throws a metal equipment dolly at a bus carrying UFC fighters.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of April, 1970.

  • 18,185 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,571,187,600 seconds have passed since the 5th of April, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,833,052,200 times.
  • Since the 5th of April, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 810,732,801,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 261,864,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 135,122,134 steps. That's about 60,054 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,854,251 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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