October 5, 1974: Day of the Week
October 5, 1974 was the 278th day of the year 1974 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 87 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 47 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $3,667.75 today.
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Here’s the October 1974 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1974 calendar.
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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Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
October 5, 1974 Historical Event(s)
- 1974Guildford pub bombings: bombs planted by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) kill four British soldiers and one civilian.
Who were born on October 5, 1974?
- 1974Alex Walkinshaw, English actor
- 1974Colin Meloy, American singer (The Decemberists)
- 1974Heather Headley, Trinidadian singer
- 1974Rich Franklin, American Mixed Martial Artist
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