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Tuesday October 5, 2021

October 5: Day of the Week

October 5, 2021 is the 278th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 87 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.

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Here’s the October calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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October 5 Historical Event(s)

  • 610
    Coronation of Byzantine Emperor Heraclius
  • 1550
    Foundation of Concepción, city in Chile.
  • 1789
    French Revolution: Women of Paris march to Versailles in the March on Versailles to confront Louis XVI about his refusal to promulgate the decrees on the abolition of feudalism, demand bread, and have the King and his court moved to Paris.
  • 1936
    The Jarrow March sets off for London.
  • 1944
    Royal Canadian Air Force pilots shoot down the first German jet fighter over France.
  • 1953
    The first documented recovery meeting of Narcotics Anonymous is held.
  • 1955
    Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California.
  • 1962
    Dr. No, the first in the James Bond film series, is released.
  • 1970
    The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is founded.
  • 1999
    The Ladbroke Grove rail crash in west London kills 31 people.

Who were born on October 5?

  • 1899
    Georg, Duke of Mecklenburg, head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1963)
  • 1924
    José Donoso, Chilean writer (d. 1996)
  • 1933
    Diane Cilento, Australian actress
  • 1934
    Angelo Buono, Jr., American serial killer (d. 2002)
  • 1947
    Brian Johnson, English singer (AC/DC)
  • 1948
    Tawl Ross, American musician (P Funk)
  • 1949
    Ralph Goodale, Canadian politician
  • 1962
    Caron Keating, British television personality (d. 2004)
  • 1963
    Laura Davies, English golfer
  • 1974
    Colin Meloy, American singer (The Decemberists)

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