January 5, 1957: Day of the Week
January 5, 1957 was the 5th day of the year 1957 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 360 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is samedi.
A person born on this day will be 66 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $218.85 today.
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Here’s the January 1957 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1957 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Monkey 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).
January 5, 1957 Historical Event(s)
- 1957In a speech given to the United States Congress, President Dwight D. Eisenhower announces the establishment of what will later be called the Eisenhower Doctrine.
Who was born on January 5, 1957?
- 1957Kevin Hastings, Australian rugby league footballer
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