5th of February, 1976

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of February, 1976, fell on a Thursday.
  • On this exact date: Mascot Riots: A racially-charged riot breaks out at Escambia High School in Pensacola, Florida.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 41 years, 7 months and 21 days have passed since the 5th of February, 1976.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 06 of 1976.
  • Day 36 of 1976.
  • Leap Year: 1976 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 Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1976 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of February, 1976 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of February, 1976, will be 41 years of age.
  • American Format: 02-05-1976 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1976-02-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19760205" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 192326400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of February, 1976:

  • United States: 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover - Paul Simon
  • United Kingdom: Mamma Mia - ABBA

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on the 5th of February, 1976.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of February, 1976 was probably conceived around the 28th of April, 1975. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of February, 1976 is the 14th of November, 1976. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

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

Television

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

  • Laverne & Shirley - Series about two roommates called Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney.
  • The Bionic Woman - Starring Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers.
  • Wonder Woman - TV show about a superhero called Diana Prince.
  • Welcome Back, Kotter - Gabe Kotter returns to his old school as a teacher, where he's put in charge of "the Sweathogs".
  • Starsky & Hutch - Detectives David Starsky and Kenneth 'Hutch' Hutchinson protect the streets of Bay City.
  • The Jeffersons - TV show about an African- American couple that have moved into an upscale high-rise building.
  • Baretta - Starring Robert Blake as street-wise detective Tony Baretta.
  • The Rockford Files - TV show about a Private Detective that was previously jailed for a crime that he didn't commit.
  • Little House on the Prairie - TV show that was set in the 1870s.
  • Good Times - American sitcom about a family living in a poor, black neighborhood in inner-city Chicago.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of February, 1976.

  • 15,208 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,313,967,600 seconds have passed since the 5th of February, 1976.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,532,962,200 times.
  • Since the 5th of February, 1976, earth has travelled approximately 678,007,281,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 218,994,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 113,001,214 steps. That's about 50,223 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,767,611 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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