5th of May, 2018

The 5th of May, 2018, fell on a Saturday. Day 125 of 2018. Decade: 2010s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 5th of May, 2018:

  • Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson suffers a brain haemorrhage.


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 May, 2018.

  • 2018 in movies.

    Movies released in 2018 included Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Incredibles 2, Aquaman, Bohemian Rhapsody, Venom, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Deadpool 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, A Quiet Place, A Star Is Born and Halloween.

  • Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists.

    "Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists" are named as the Time Person of the Year in 2018.

  • 2018 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2018 included Drake, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha, Post Malone, XXXTentacion, Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Eminem, Juice Wrld, Travis Scott and Kodak Black.

  • Avengers: Infinity War.

    The superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War" was being played in movie theaters at the time. The movie grossed over $2 billion dollars.

  • Eurovision 2018

    The 2018 Eurovision song contest is held in Lisbon, Portugal. Israel win the contest with the song "Toy" by Netta.


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 1 years, 6 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of May, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of May, 2018, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1525474800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 5th of May, 2018:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 5th of May, 2018, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of May, 2018 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Holidays

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

  • Liberation Day (Denmark)
  • Children's Day (Japan)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 5th of May, 2018.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of May, 2018 was probably conceived around the 26th of July, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of May, 2018 is the 12th of February, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

5th of May

Events that have occurred on the 5th of May:

  • 5th of May, 1821: Napoleon Bonaparte dies.
  • 5th of May, 1972: 115 people die when Alitalia Flight 112 crashes near Palermo in Italy.
  • 5th of May, 1981: Provisional IRA member Bobby Sands dies while on hunger strike in prison.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The computer virus ILOVEYOU attacks computers worldwide.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The last episode of the TV show "Boy Meets World" is broadcasted.
  • 5th of May, 2000: The movie Gladiator (2000) is released.
  • 5th of May, 2002: The World Wrestling Federation, Inc. (WWF) changes its name to World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE)
  • 5th of May, 2006: Mission: Impossible III (2006) is released.
  • 5th of May, 2014: Football: Crystal Palace dash Liverpool's title chances after scoring three goals in nine minutes.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of May, 2018.

  • 561 days have passed since this date.
  • 48,474,000 seconds have passed since the 5th of May, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 56,553,000 times.
  • Since the 5th of May, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 25,012,584,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 8,079,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 4,168,764 steps. That's about 1,853 miles!
  • Since this date, 581,688 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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