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December 5, 1940 was a Thursday and it was the 340th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.
The day of the week of your birthday this year is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 194 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,930 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 946 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1901Marjorie Eaton
- 1903Johannes Heesters
- 1912Sonny Boy Williamson II
- 1944Jeroen Krabbé
- 1950Camarón de la Isla
- 1965John Rzeznik
- 1968Lisa Marie
- 1976Amy Acker
- 1982Keri Hilson
- 1987James Argent
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for December 5.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 5.
- 1822Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, American philosopher and academic, co-founded Radcliffe College (d. 1907)
- 1912Sonny Boy Williamson II, American singer-songwriter and harmonica player (d. 1965)
- 1935Calvin Trillin, American journalist, author, and poet
- 1943Eva Joly, Norwegian-French judge and politician
- 1957Patriz Ilg, German runner
- 1958Dynamite Kid, English wrestler
- 1970Kevin Haller, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1971Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, German politician, Federal Minister of Defence
- 1981Leila Tong, Hong Kong actress and singer
- 1982Karl Palatu, Estonian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 63 BCCicero gives the fourth and final of the Catiline Orations.
- 1408Emir Edigu of Golden Horde reaches Moscow.
- 1484Pope Innocent VIII issues the Summis desiderantes affectibus, a papal bull that deputizes Heinrich Kramer and Jacob Sprenger as inquisitors to root out alleged witchcraft in Germany.
- 1815Foundation of Maceió, Brazil.
- 1848California Gold Rush: In a message to the United States Congress, U.S. President James K. Polk confirms that large amounts of gold had been discovered in California.
- 1865Chincha Islands War: Peru allies with Chile against Spain.
- 1920Dimitrios Rallis forms a government in Greece.
- 1957Sukarno expels all Dutch people from Indonesia.
- 1958The Preston By-pass, the UK’s first stretch of motorway, opens to traffic for the first time. (It is now part of the M6 and M55 motorways.)
- 2004The Civil Partnership Act comes into effect in the United Kingdom, and the first civil partnership is registered there.
View the complete list of historical events for December 5.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 5 and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Hirofumi Nojima, Fanny Brice, Todd Bosley, Roy Hudd, Lois Chiles, Robert Lansing, Son Chang-min, Fiona Wade, William Bendix, Steph Jones.
The zodiac sign of a person born on December 5 is Sagittarius ♐. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on December 5, 1940.
Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 19, 1924 – Lee Marvin, American actor and singer (d. 1987); December 7, 1946 – Kirsti Sparboe, Norwegian singer and actress; March 13, 1940 – Jacqueline Sassard, French actress.
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