5th of September, 1977

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 5th of September, 1977, fell on a Monday.
  • On this exact date: Voyager 1 is launched.
  • Decade: 1970s.
  • 40 years, 2 months and 17 days have passed since the 5th of September, 1977.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 1977.
  • Day 248 of 1977.
  • Leap Year: 1977 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1977 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of September, 1977 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, 1977, will be 40 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-05-1977 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1977-09-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19770905" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 242262000.

Holidays

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

  • Labor Day (USA)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of September, 1977:

  • United States: Best Of My Love - Emotions
  • United Kingdom: Way Down - Elvis Presley

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 September, 1977.

  • Elvis Presley's Death

    On the 16th of August, 1977, cultural icon Elvis Presley was found dead on his bathroom floor.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States on the 5th of September, 1977.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of September, 1977 was probably conceived around the 26th of November, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of September, 1977 is the 15th of June, 1978. (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 September:

Television

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

  • Eight Is Enough - Television series about the "Bradford brood" and their father.
  • Three's Company - Sitcom about two girls and their male room mate.
  • Quincy, M.E. - TV show about a Los Angeles County medical examiner called Dr. Quincy.
  • Charlie's Angels - TV show about three female police academy-trained private detectives.
  • Black Sheep Squadron - TV show about a misfit squadron in World War Two.
  • The Muppet Show - American TV show that included characters such as Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.
  • What's Happening!! - Comedy TV show about three young men called Raj, Dwayne and Rerun.
  • 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.

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, 1977.

  • 14,686 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,268,874,000 seconds have passed since the 5th of September, 1977.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,480,353,000 times.
  • Since the 5th of September, 1977, earth has travelled approximately 654,738,984,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 211,479,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 109,123,164 steps. That's about 48,499 miles!
  • Since this date, 15,226,488 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

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