It was the 1st Wednesday of 1972. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 1, 5 and 1972 reveal that your life path number is 7. Your zodiac sign is Capricorn with a ruling planet Saturn, your birthstone is the Garnet, and your birth flower is the Carnation. You are 48 years old, and were born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life. Swipe up to find out what it all means.

→ January 5, 1972 was a Wednesday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Capricorn
→ This date was 17,863 days ago
→ 1972 was the Year of the Rat
→ In 2021, January 5 is on Wednesday

View fun January 5, 1972 birthday facts that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign and birth flower.

You have been alive for:

People born on this day will turn 49 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Rat. Your birth sign is Capricorn with a ruling planet Saturn. There were precisely 606 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on September 13, 2003.

→ You’ve slept 5,954 days or 16.31 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Rat
→ You have been alive 428,713 hours
→ You are 25,722,799 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 49 years old

You were born on a Wednesday

January 5, 1972 was the 1st Wednesday of that year. It was also the 5th day and 1st month of 1972 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1972 calendar will be in 2028. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

There are left before your next birthday. Your 49th birthday will be on a Friday and a birthday after that will be on a Wednesday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and is automatically updated.

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Your next birthday is on a Friday

You’ve slept 33% of your life!

Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far:

You’ve slept 16.31 years of your life.
You’ve slept 195 month of your life.
You’ve slept 851 week of your life.
You’ve slept 5,954 days of your life.


#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Brand New Key" by Melanie. (Billboard Hot 100 – January 5, 1972). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.

Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "Say You, Say Me" by Lionel Richie (January 5, 1986).

Celebrities born on January 5, 1972

You share a birthday with Ms. Juicy Baby (radio host), Sakis Rouvas (pop singer).

We have over 150,000 celebrities in our database. We will continue to update this list with matching birthdays, so bookmark this page and check back often. You can also find out all celebrity birthdays born on January 5, 1972.


What happened on January 5th

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 5 January 1972.

1477 – Battle of Nancy, Burgundy vs Switzerland, 7,000 + killed including their leader Charles Duke of Burgundy.

1781 – British naval expedition led by Benedict Arnold burns Richmond, Virginia.

1919 – National Socialist Party (Nazi) forms as German Farmers' Party.

Sports in 1972

NBA – Los Angeles Lakers beat New York Knicks (4 - 1) to win the NBA Finals.

NHL – Boston Bruins beat New York Rangers (4 - 2) to win the Stanley Cup.

NFL – Dallas Cowboys beat Miami Dolphins (24 - 3) to win Super Bowl VI on January 16, 1972 in New Orleans, LA.

MLB – Oakland Athletics beat Cincinnati Reds (4 - 3) to win the World Series.


Your life path number is 7

So what does your birthday really say about you and what does your life path number mean? On the next page, we’ll explain what your birth sign, ruling planet, age generation, birthstone, and birth flower mean — and more!

Continue to the next page to discover the answers to the most important questions about your birthday.