March 5th, 1953

March 5th, 1953, fell on a Thursday. It was day 64 of 1953. The decade was the 1950s.

67 years, 10 months and 18 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, 10 months and 18 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.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • 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.

Television Shows

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

  • I Married Joan - Comedy about the scatterbrained wife of judge Bradley Stevens.
  • My Little Margie - Comedy series about 21-year-old Margie Albright and her widowed father Charles Farrell.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • The Cisco Kid - American Western drama series starring Duncan Renaldo.
  • The Lone Ranger - American Western drama TV series.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1953 - Kid's TV

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

  • Adventures of Superman
  • 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 March 5th, 1953?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 5th, 1953?

  • Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

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).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 24,796 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,142,374,400 seconds have passed since the March 5th, 1953.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,499,436,800 times.
  • Since March 5th, 1953, earth has travelled approximately 1,105,465,190,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 357,062,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 184,244,198 steps. That's about 81,886 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,708,493 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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