Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aries.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1987 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: The 5th of April, 1987 falls under the Falcon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
Age: Anyone born on the 5th of April, 1987, will be 32 years of age.
American Format: 04-05-1987 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1987-04-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19870405" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 544575600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of April, 1987:
United States: Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship
United Kingdom: Let It Be - Ferry Aid
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Police Academy 4" was at the top of the box office on this date.
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, 1987.
Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.
Late 1980s fashion.
During this period, the mini skirt became extremely popular. Shoulder pads became increasingly smaller. Popular clothing included reversible inside-out coats, bright-colored shoes with thin heels, berets, lacy gloves, rugby sweatshirts, sweater dresses, jumpsuits, capri leggings, bike shorts and skirts worn with leggings. Colors included neon hues, plum, gold, and bright wines.
1987 in music.
Popular music artists in 1987 included The Bangles, Heart, Gregory Abbott, Whitney Houston, Starship, Robbie Nevil, Whitesnake, Bruce Hornsby and the Range, Bob Seger, U2, Los Lobos and Bon Jovi.
Weather information for the 5th of April, 1987:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 7.8 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 44.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.78 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 15.75cm.
London, England: Temperature: 8.78 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 5th of April, 1987.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 5th of April, 1987 was probably conceived around the 26th of June, 1986. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of April, 1987 is the 13th of January, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
6th of March, 1987: The film Lethal Weapon (1987), starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover, is released in movie theaters.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of April, 1987.
11,763 days have passed since this date.
1,016,323,200 seconds have passed since the 5th of April, 1987.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,185,710,400 times.
Since the 5th of April, 1987, earth has travelled approximately 524,422,771,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 169,387,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 87,403,795 steps. That's about 38,846 miles!
Since this date, 12,195,878 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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