5th of September, 1972

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of September, 1972, fell on a Tuesday.
  • On this exact date: The Munich massacre occurs when eleven members of the Israeli Olympic team are killed by a Palestinian group called Black September.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 45 years, 2 months and 18 days have passed since the 5th of September, 1972.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 1972.
  • Day 249 of 1972.
  • Leap Year: 1972 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 Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1972 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of September, 1972 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of September, 1972, will be 45 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-05-1972 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1972-09-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19720905" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 84495600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of September, 1972:

  • United States: Alone Again (naturally) - Gilbert O'Sullivan
  • United Kingdom: You Wear It Well - Rod Stewart

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 5th of September, 1972.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of September, 1972 was probably conceived around the 27th of November, 1971. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of September, 1972 is the 15th of June, 1973. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 24th of September, 1972: 12 children and 11 adults are killed at an airshow in Sacramento when an F-86 fighter crashes into an ice cream parlour.

On This Date

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

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Emergency! - TV series about a fire department in LA.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of September, 1972.

  • 16,512 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,426,640,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of September, 1972.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,664,413,800 times.
  • Since the 5th of September, 1972, earth has travelled approximately 736,146,446,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 237,773,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 122,691,074 steps. That's about 54,529 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,119,685 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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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