5 (V) is a common year of the Julian calendar which started on a Thursday.[1] According to the Gregorian calendar, it started on a Saturday.[2] It was known as the Year of the Consulship of Messalla and Cinna. It was the 5th year of the 1st century.

Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century BC1st century2nd century
Decades: 20s BC  10s BC  0s BC  – 0s –  10s  20s  30s
Years: AD 2 AD 3 AD 4AD 5AD 6 AD 7 AD 8
AD 5 in other calendars
Gregorian calendarAD 5
Ab urbe condita758
Assyrian calendar4755
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−588
Berber calendar955
Buddhist calendar549
Burmese calendar−633
Byzantine calendar5513–5514
Chinese calendar甲子(Wood Rat)
2701 or 2641
    — to —
乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
2702 or 2642
Coptic calendar−279 – −278
Discordian calendar1171
Ethiopian calendar−3 – −2
Hebrew calendar3765–3766
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat61–62
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga3105–3106
Holocene calendar10005
Iranian calendar617 BP – 616 BP
Islamic calendar636 BH – 635 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarAD 5
Korean calendar2338
Minguo calendar1907 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1463
Seleucid era316/317 AG
Thai solar calendar547–548
Tibetan calendar阳木鼠年
(male Wood-Rat)
131 or −250 or −1022
    — to —
(female Wood-Ox)
132 or −249 or −1021

It is one of only seven years to use just one Roman numeral. The seven are 1 AD (I), 5 AD (V), 10 AD (X), 50 AD (L), 100 AD (C), 500 AD (D), and 1000 AD (M).

Events change

Roman Empire change

China change

Births change

Deaths change

References change

  1. "CalendarHome.com 5". calendarhome.com. 2011. Retrieved August 4, 2011.
  2. "year 2 - Wolfram|Alpha". wolframalpha.com. 2011. Retrieved August 4, 2011.