August 5th, 1952

August 5th, 1952, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 218 of 1952. The decade was the 1950s.

68 years, 0 months and 10 days have passed since August 5th, 1952.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Louis Walsh: X Factor judge / Talent manager.


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 August 5th, 1952.

  • Korean War.

    During this period of time, the Korean War was being fought between South Korea and North Korea.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 68 years, 0 months and 10 days have passed since August 5th, 1952.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1952.
  • Leap Year: 1952 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on August 5th, 1952, will be 68 years of age.
  • People born in 1952 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 5th, 1952, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1952 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 5th, 1952 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Television Shows

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

  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1952 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1952.

"Looney Tunes"


1952 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1952:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on August 5th, 1952.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 5th, 1952 was probably conceived around the 27th of October, 1951. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 5th, 1952 is the 15th of May, 1953. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 5th, 1952.

  • 24,847 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,146,780,800 seconds have passed since the August 5th, 1952.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,504,577,600 times.
  • Since August 5th, 1952, earth has travelled approximately 1,107,738,892,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 357,796,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 184,623,149 steps. That's about 82,055 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,761,370 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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