5th of May, 2018

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

2 years, 0 months and 25 days have passed since the 5th of May, 2018.


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.

  • Green Book

    "Green Book" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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.

  • Record of the Year: 2018

    "This Is America" by Childish Gambino would go on to win a Grammy for 2018's Record of the Year.

  • 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 2 years, 0 months and 25 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 2 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:

  • 5th of April, 2018: Conor McGregor throws a metal equipment dolly at a bus carrying UFC fighters.
  • 15th of April, 2018: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League after Manchester United lose 1-0 at home to West Brom.
  • 20th of April, 2018: Football: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger announces that he will leave the club after 22 years of being in charge
  • 20th of April, 2018: Swedish DJ Avicii commits suicide.
  • 21st of April, 2018: Actor Verne Troyer (Mini-Me) passes away due to alcohol poisoning.
  • 26th of April, 2018: Comedian and actor Bill Cosby is found guilty of sexual assault.
  • 18th of May, 2018: American model Stephanie Adams kills herself and her seven-year-old son.
  • 19th of May, 2018: Chelsea win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester United 1-0.
  • 19th of May, 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are married.
  • 22nd of May, 2018: Brynn Cartelli wins the fourteenth season of The Voice.
  • 25th of May, 2018: Ireland votes to legalize abortion.
  • 29th of May, 2018: ABC cancel the show "Roseanne" after lead actress Roseanne Barr posts a racist tweet about Valerie Jarrett.

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.

2018 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2018.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Dora the Explorer"


2018 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2018:

  • Nintendo Switch

Celebrity Birthdays

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


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).

Computer Games

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

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

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: Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton are married in Las Vegas after dating for two months.
  • 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, 2002: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Chelsea 2-0.
  • 5th of May, 1962: FA Cup Final 1962: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Burnley 3-1.
  • 5th of May, 1965: FA Cup Final 1965: Liverpool defeat Leeds United 2-1 after Extra Time.
  • 5th of May, 1973: FA Cup Final 1973: Sunderland defeat Leeds United after a goal from Ian Porterfield helps them secure a 1-0 victory.
  • 5th of May, 1988: English actor George Rose is murdered in the Dominican Republic.
  • 5th of May, 2005: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Manchester United on penalties.
  • 5th of May, 2006: Mission: Impossible III (2006) is released.
  • 5th of May, 2007: 114 people die when Kenya Airways Flight 507 crashes after taking off from Douala International Airport in Cameroon.
  • 5th of May, 2012: Chelsea win the FA Cup after defeating Liverpool 2-1.
  • 5th of May, 2014: Football: Crystal Palace dash Liverpool's title chances after scoring three goals in nine minutes.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 756 days have passed since this date.
  • 65,318,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of May, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 76,204,800 times.
  • Since the 5th of May, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 33,704,294,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 10,886,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 5,617,382 steps. That's about 2,497 miles!
  • Since this date, 783,821 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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