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May 5, 1937 was a Wednesday and it was the 125th day of the year 1937. The next time you can reuse your old 1937 calendar will be in 2021. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 343 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,242 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 990 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.
- 1929Ilene Woods
- 1934Johnnie Taylor
- 1935Douglas Marland
- 1938Michael Murphy
- 1944John Rhys-Davies
- 1947Daisuke Ban
- 1958Aurélien Recoing
- 1977Choi Kang-hee
- 1977Jessica Schwarz
- 1987Ian Michael Smith
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 5.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 5.
- 1210Afonso III of Portugal (d. 1279)
- 1749Jean-Frédéric Edelmann, French pianist and composer (d. 1794)
- 1869Hans Pfitzner, German composer and conductor (d. 1949)
- 1919Georgios Papadopoulos, Greek colonel and politician, 169th Prime Minister of Greece (d. 1999)
- 1936Patrick Gowers, English composer and educator (d. 2014)
- 1942István Bujtor, Hungarian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2009)
- 1951Toomas Vilosius, Estonian physician and politician, 2nd Minister of Social Affairs of Estonia
- 1957Aad van Mil, Dutch water polo player
- 1981Danielle Fishel, American actress
- 1985Tsepo Masilela, South African footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1494Christopher Columbus lands on the island of Jamaica and claims it for Spain.
- 1809Mary Kies becomes the first woman awarded a U.S. patent, for a technique of weaving straw with silk and thread.
- 1811In the second day of fighting at the Peninsular War Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro the French army, under Marshall André Masséna, drive in the Duke of Wellington’s overextended right flank, but French frontal assaults fail to take the town of Fuentes de Oñoro and the Anglo-Portuguese army holds the field at the end of the day.
- 1866Memorial Day first celebrated in United States at Waterloo, New York.
- 1925The government of South Africa declares Afrikaans an official language.
- 1945World War II: Canadian and British troops liberate the Netherlands and Denmark from German occupation when Wehrmacht troops capitulate.
- 1945World War II: The Prague uprising begins as an attempt by the Czech resistance to free the city from German occupation.
- 1949The Treaty of London establishes the Council of Europe in Strasbourg as the first European institution working for European integration.
- 1981Bobby Sands dies in the Long Kesh prison hospital after 66 days of hunger-striking, aged 27.
- 201422 people die after two boats carrying illegal immigrants collide in the Aegean Sea off the coast of Greece.
View the complete list of historical events for May 5.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 5 and 1937 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Glenn Frey, ASAP Rocky, Sam Sparro, Savaş Dinçel, Max Minghella, Joakim Nätterqvist, Ozzie Nelson, Hywel Bennett, Big Mello, Elise Testone.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 5 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on May 5, 1937.
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 13, 1948 – Jeff Baxter, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers); May 5, 1943 – Dilys Watling, English actress and singer; August 13, 1959 – Danny Bonaduce, American actor and wrestler.
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