Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on January 5. From 1900 until now.
January 5 is under the sign of Capricorn.
Famous birthdays on this day include Konrad Adenauer (1876), Marilyn Manson (1969) and Bradley Cooper (1975).
Several movies were released around January 5 over the years, such as Hannah and Her Sisters in 1986 directed by Woody Allen and Tomorrow Is Forever in 1946 directed by Irving Pichel.
But much more happened on January 5 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around January 5 over the years?
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Which were the important events of January 5?
- 2019 Syrian Civil War: The Syrian Network for Human Rights reports that at least 223 documented massacres were perpetrated in 2018 by the parties to the conflict in Syria. (Syrian Network For Human Rights)
- 2018 Northern Rakhine State clashes: ARSA insurgents, using small arms and homemade land mines, ambush a Burmese military convoy in the village of Turaing. Three members of Myanmar's security forces are reportedly wounded. (BBC) (The Guardian)
- 2017 Kurdish–Turkish conflict: A shootout in İzmir kills two gunmen while another one escapes. During the shootout a car bomb explodes, killing a police officer and court employee. (The Guardian)
- 2016 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): A United States Army soldier is killed and two others wounded in a joint operation with Afghan National Security Forces in Afghanistan's southern Helmand Province. (Washington Post)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 5 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2018 Ed Sheeran - Perfect
- 2017 The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk - Starboy
- 2016 Adele - Hello
- 2015 Taylor Swift - Blank Space
- 2014 Eminem Featuring Rihanna - The Monster
- 2014 Eminem - The Monster
- 2013 Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
- 2012 LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It
- 2011 Bruno Mars - Grenade
- 2010 Ke$ha - TiK ToK
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Which were the most popular books released around January 5 over the years?
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This day over the years in 30 sec.
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