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October 5, 1942 was a Monday and it was the 278th day of the year 1942. It was the 40th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 293 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,831 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 9,277 days or 25.40 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 942 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 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 13, 1974.
If a dog named Nunkle - a Bracco Italiano breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 397 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 Nunkle will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Nunkle will age 5-6 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.
- 1887Manny Ziener
- 1913Lois January
- 1940Thom Christopher
- 1951Karen Allen
- 1955Caroline Loeb
- 1961Sharon Cheslow
- 1970Audie Pitre
- 1979Gao Yuanyuan
- 1984Tiana Benjamin
View the complete list of October 5 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 5.
- 1824Henry Chadwick, English-American historian and author (d. 1908)
- 1913Lois January, American actress (d. 2006)
- 1929Richard F. Gordon, Jr., American captain, pilot, and astronaut
- 1936Václav Havel, Czech poet, playwright, and politician, 1st President of the Czech Republic (d. 2011)
- 1958André Kuipers, Dutch physician and astronaut
- 1965Patrick Roy, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
- 1966Jan Verhaas, Dutch snooker player and referee
- 1970Audie Pitre, American singer and bass player (Acid Bath) (d. 1997)
- 1983Mashrafe Mortaza, Bangladeshi cricketer
- 1989Asmirandah, Indonesian actress and singer
View the complete list of October 5 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 456The Visigoths under king Theodoric II, acting on orders of the Roman emperor Avitus, invade Iberia with an army of Burgundians, Franks and Goths, led by the kings Chilperic I and Gondioc. They defeat the Suebi under king Rechiar on the river Urbicus near Astorga (Gallaecia).
- 1813Battle of the Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British and kill Shawnee leader Tecumseh.
- 1869The Saxby Gale devastates the Bay of Fundy region of Maritime Canada. The storm had been predicted over a year before by a British naval officer.
- 1903Sir Samuel Griffith is appointed the first Chief Justice of Australia and Sir Edmund Barton and Richard O'Connor are appointed as foundation justices.
- 1911The Kowloon–Canton Railway (split into MTR East Rail Line and Guangshen Railway now) commences service between Kowloon and Canton.
- 1938In Nazi Germany, Jews’ passports are invalidated, and those who needed a passport for emigration purposes are given one marked with the letter J (Jude – Jew).
- 1966Near Detroit, Michigan, there is a partial core meltdown at the Enrico Fermi demonstration nuclear breeder reactor.
- 1975Operation Primicia: terrorist attack against a Military Regiment at Formosa, Argentina.
- 1984Marc Garneau becomes the first Canadian in space, aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger.
- 1988The Brazilian Constitution is ratified by the Constituent Assembly.
View the complete list of October 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 5, and 1942 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: Leo McKern, Craig Bartlett, Bianca Lawson, Toni Braxton, Jack Colvin, Ryo Ryusei, Brad Johnson, Amanda Peet, Woody Allen, Zhang Ruifang.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 5 is Libra ♎ (The Scales) – a cardinal sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on October 5, 1942.
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Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th October 1942 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 22, 1967. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +152. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 26, 1960. Your incompatibility score is -146. 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 Northern Africa approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 5, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 278th day of 1942
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 40th Monday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2020: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 293 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,831 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,277 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.40 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 942
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 13, 1974
- Age in dog years: 397 dog years old using a Bracco Italiano breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- Western zodiac sign: Libra ♎ (The Scales)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Chrysolite
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: January 22, 1967 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 26, 1960 (-146)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 20, 1948 – Nikos Papazoglou, Greek singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2011); October 28, 1948 – Telma Hopkins, American singer and actress (Tony Orlando and Dawn); April 17, 1985 – William Snape, English actor.
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