March 5th, 1953

March 5th, 1953, fell on a Thursday. Day 64 of 1953. Decade: 1950s.

67 years, 3 months and 1 days have passed since March 5th, 1953.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 5th, 1953:

  • Soviet Union dictator Joseph Stalin dies.


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 March 5th, 1953.

  • 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:

  • 67 years, 3 months and 1 days have passed since March 5th, 1953.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1953.
  • Leap Year: 1953 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 5th, 1953, will be 67 years of age.
  • People born in 1953 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 5th, 1953, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1953 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 5th, 1953 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

1953 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1953.

"Looney Tunes"


1953 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1953:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on March 5th, 1953.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 5th, 1953 was probably conceived around the 26th of May, 1952. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 5th, 1953 is the 13th of December, 1953. (Rough Estimate).

5th of March

Events that have occurred on the 5th of March:

  • March 5th, 1966: 124 people are killed when BOAC Flight 911 crashes over Mount Fuji in Japan.
  • March 5th, 1996: Cali Cartel leader José Santacruz Londoño (Chepe) is killed by police.
  • March 5th, 1997: North Korea and South Korea meet for first time in 25 years for peace talks.
  • March 5th, 2003: 17 Israeli civilians are killed after the Haifa bus 37 suicide bombing.
  • March 5th, 2013: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies of cancer.
  • March 5th, 2013: Wrestling manager Paul Bearer passes away after a heart attack.
  • March 5th, 1999: Cruel Intentions (1999) is released.
  • March 5th, 2009: The game Resident Evil 5 is released.
  • March 5th, 2010: Alice in Wonderland (2010), starring Johnny Depp, is released in cinemas.
  • March 5th, 2016: UFC 196: Nate Diaz defeats Conor McGregor.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 5th, 1953.

  • 24,566 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,122,498,800 seconds have passed since the March 5th, 1953.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,476,248,600 times.
  • Since March 5th, 1953, earth has travelled approximately 1,095,209,380,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 353,749,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 182,534,897 steps. That's about 81,127 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,469,986 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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