Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 5th of January 1940 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 9 minutes. Enjoy!
January 5, 1940 was a Friday and it was the 5th day of the year 1940. It was the 1st Friday of that year. 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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 46 days left before your next birthday. You will be 80 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,174 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 9,725 days or 26.62 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 988 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 13, 1971.
If a dog named Bailie - a Papillon breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 336 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 Bailie will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Bailie will age 4 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
- 1924Sam Phillips
- 1950Chris Stein
- 1965Vinnie Jones
- 1968Carrie Ann Inaba
- 1968DJ BoBo
- 1978January Jones
- 1981Brooklyn Sudano
- 1998Marie Iitoyo
View the complete list of January 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 5.
- 1865Julio Garavito Armero, Colombian astronomer, mathematician, and engineer (d. 1920)
- 1879Marcel Tournier, French harp player and composer (d. 1951)
- 1902Stella Gibbons, English journalist and author (d. 1989)
- 1917Francis L. Kellogg, American diplomat (d. 2006)
- 1921Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Swiss author and playwright (d. 1990)
- 1923Glenn Boyer, American historian and author (d. 2013)
- 1954Alex English, American basketball player and coach
- 1957Kevin Hastings, Australian rugby player and trainer
- 1982Darren Mackie, Scottish footballer
- 1991Daniel Pacheco, Spanish footballer
View the complete list of January 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1781American Revolutionary War: Richmond, Virginia, is burned by British naval forces led by Benedict Arnold.
- 1912The Prague Party Conference takes place.
- 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.
- 1944The Daily Mail becomes the first transoceanic newspaper.
- 1949United States President Harry S. Truman unveils his Fair Deal program.
- 1968Alexander Dubček comes to power: “Prague Spring” begins in Czechoslovakia.
- 1974An earthquake in Lima, Peru, kills six people, and damages hundreds of houses.
- 1974Warmest reliably measured temperature in Antarctica of +59 °F (+15 °C) recorded at Vanda Station
- 1976The Khmer Rouge proclaim the Constitution of Democratic Kampuchea.
- 2005Eris, the largest known dwarf planet in the Solar System, is discovered by the team of Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujillo, and David L. Rabinowitz using images originally taken on October 21, 2003, at the Palomar Observatory.
View the complete list of January 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 5, and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Marie Osmond, Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace, Priscilla Chan, Jake Wood, René-Daniel Dubois, Hiroyuki Kinoshita, Kyle Massey, Edward James Olmos, Dita Von Teese, Lynne Thigpen.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 5 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 5, 1940.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th January 1940 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 8, 1938. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +148. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 21, 1944. Your score is -153. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1225. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, poison manufacturer.
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,201 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 62,471 times in the year 1940. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 5, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 5th day of 1940
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 1st Friday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 46 days
- Age on next birthday: 80 years old
- Days since birth: 29,174 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,725 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.62 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 988
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 13, 1971
- Age in dog years: 336 dog years old using a Papillon breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: November 8, 1938 (+148)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 21, 1944 (-153)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
- Roman numerals: V.I.MCMXL
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 13, 1945 – Tony Dow, American actor, director, and producer; November 2, 1924 – Rudy Van Gelder, American record producer and engineer; July 21, 1989 – Jamie Waylett, English actor.
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