Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 5th of January, 1991 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 5th of January, 1991, will be 27 years of age.
American Format: 01-05-1991 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1991-01-05. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19910105" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 663033600.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 5th of January:
Twelfth Night (Sweden)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of January, 1991:
United States: Justify My Love - Madonna
United Kingdom: Bring Your Daughter To The Slaughter - Iron Maiden
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Home Alone" 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 January, 1991.
Early 1990s Fashion
Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.
The Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm) occurred at the start of 1991. The war had started when Iraq invaded the neighbouring country of Kuwait. On the 17th of January, 1991, coalition forces began to bomb Iraqi ground positions. By the end of February, 1991, Iraqi troops had suffered heavy losses and had retreated back into Iraq.
Throughout 1991, the Soviet Union continues to dissolve, as multiple countries declare their independence.
Weather information for the 5th of January, 1991:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.6 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. Winds reached storm levels. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 26.5 degrees Fahrenheit. -3.06 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 6.61 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.11cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 5th of January, 1991.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 5th of January, 1991 was probably conceived around the 28th of March, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of January, 1991 is the 15th of October, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 5th of January, 1991. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of January, 1991.
10,150 days have passed since this date.
876,956,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of January, 1991.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,023,115,800 times.
Since the 5th of January, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 452,509,502,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 146,159,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 75,418,250 steps. That's about 33,519 miles!
Since this date, 10,523,477 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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