December 5, 1917: Day of the Week
December 5, 1917 was the 339th day of the year 1917 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 26 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 105 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,822.60 today.
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Here’s the December 1917 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1917 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
Who were born on December 5, 1917?
- 1917Ken Downing, English racing driver (d. 2004)
- 1917Wenche Foss, Norwegian actress
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