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January 5, 1917 was a Friday and it was the 5th day of the year 1917. The next time you can reuse your old 1917 calendar will be in 2018. 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 was Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 49 days left before your next birthday. You will be 101 years old when that day comes. There have been 36,841 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 1,248 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 December 3 at 15:49:00 GMT – Sunday.
If a dog named Honoria - a Finnish Lapphund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 470 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Honoria will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Honoria will age 4.5 dog years for every human year.
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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.
- 1893Elizabeth Cotten
- 1917Jane Wyman
- 1930Al Masini
- 1944Jo Ann Kelly
- 1975Bradley Cooper
- 1975Kylie Bax
- 1976Shintarō Asanuma
- 1984Amanda Hearst
- 1998Marie Iitoyo
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for January 5.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 5.
- 1614Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria (d. 1662)
- 1855King C. Gillette, American businessman, founded the Gillette Company (d. 1932)
- 1910Hugh Brannum, American actor and singer (d. 1987)
- 1920Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Italian pianist (d. 1995)
- 1921Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Swiss author and playwright (d. 1990)
- 1938Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Kenyan author and playwright
- 1943Mary Gaudron, Australian lawyer and judge
- 1950Charlie Richmond, Canadian sound designer and engineer
- 1971Stian Carstensen, Norwegian artist and multi-instrument (Farmers Market)
- 1989Krisztián Németh, Hungarian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 5.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1066Edward the Confessor dies childless, sparking a succession crisis that will eventually lead to the Norman conquest of England.
- 1477Battle of Nancy: Charles the Bold is killed and Burgundy becomes part of France.
- 1757Louis XV of France survives an assassination attempt by Robert-François Damiens, the last person to be executed in France by drawing and quartering, the traditional and gruesome form of capital punishment used for regicides.
- 1896An Austrian newspaper reports that Wilhelm Röntgen has discovered a type of radiation later known as X-rays.
- 1911Kappa Alpha Psi, the world’s second oldest and largest black fraternity, is founded at Indiana University.
- 1913First Balkan War: During the Battle of Lemnos, Greek admiral Pavlos Kountouriotis forces the Turkish fleet to retreat to its base within the Dardanelles, from which it did not venture for the rest of the war.
- 1968Alexander Dubček comes to power: “Prague Spring” begins in Czechoslovakia.
- 1975The Tasman Bridge in Tasmania, Australia, is struck by the bulk ore carrier Lake Illawarra, killing twelve people.
- 1991Georgian forces enter Tskhinvali, the capital of South Ossetia, Georgia, opening the 1991–1992 South Ossetia War.
- 1993The oil tanker MV Braer runs aground on the coast of the Shetland Islands, spilling 84,700 tons of crude oil.
View the complete list of historical events for January 5.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 5 and 1917 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: John Petrucci, Eve Torres, Oliver Davis, John Michael Montgomery, Austin Mahone, Chris Morrissey, Danni Boatwright, Susanna Hoffs, Maria von Trapp, Sammy Arena.
The zodiac sign of a person born on January 5 is Capricorn ♑. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on January 5, 1917.
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Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of North of Latin America approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 22, 1907 – Robert Young, American actor, singer, and producer (d. 1998); January 7, 1951 – Helen Worth, English actress; June 25, 1934 – Beatriz Sheridan, Mexican actress and director (d. 2006).
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