5th of July, 1971

The 5th of July, 1971, fell on a Monday. Day 186 of 1971. Decade: 1970s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 5th of July, 1971:

  • The voting age in the United States is reduced from 21 to 18.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of July, 1971:

  • United States: It's Too Late - Carole King
  • United Kingdom: Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep - Middle of the Road

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 July, 1971.

  • 1971 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1971 were dominated by the likes of Dawn, Three Dog Night, Rod Stewart, The Bee Gees, Carole King, Melanie, The Osmonds, The Temptations, The Raiders, Isaac Hayes, Donny Osmond and Cher.

  • Richard Nixon.

    U.S. President Richard Nixon was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1971.

  • 1971 in movies.

    Movies released in 1971 included Fiddler on the Roof, The French Connection, Dirty Harry, Diamonds Are Forever, Billy Jack, Summer of '42, The Last Picture Show, Carnal Knowledge, A Clockwork Orange, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Harold and Maude, Klute and Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 48 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of July, 1971.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 1971.
  • Leap Year: 1971 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of July, 1971, will be 48 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 47516400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 5th of July, 1971:

  • 17th of June, 1971: US President Nixon declares "War on Drugs".
  • 3rd of July, 1971: The Doors singer Jim Morrison dies and is later found lying in his bathtub.
  • 30th of July, 1971: 162 people are killed when All Nippon Airways Flight 58 collides with a Japanese fighter jet.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 5th of July, 1971, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1971 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of July, 1971 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 5th of July, 1971.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of July, 1971 was probably conceived around the 25th of September, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of July, 1971 is the 13th of April, 1972. (Rough Estimate).

5th of July

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of July, 1971.

  • 17,606 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,521,158,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of July, 1971.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,774,684,800 times.
  • Since the 5th of July, 1971, earth has travelled approximately 784,917,734,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 253,526,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 130,819,622 steps. That's about 58,142 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,253,901 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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