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January 23, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 23rd day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.
The day of the week of your birthday this year was Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 300 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,310 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 485 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on April 11 at 06:09:00 GMT – Tuesday.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1881Luisa Casati
- 1925Marty Paich
- 1943Gil Gerard
- 1951David Patrick Kelly
- 1953Robin Zander
- 1973Epi Quizon
- 1974Rebekah Elmaloglou
- 1974Tiffani Thiessen
- 1976Angelica Lee
- 1981Julia Jones
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for January 23.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 23.
- 1897Georg Kulenkampff, German violinist (d. 1948)
- 1898Sergei Eisenstein, Latvian-Russian director and screenwriter (d. 1948)
- 1923Walter M. Miller, Jr., American soldier and author (d. 1996)
- 1927Lars-Eric Lindblad, Swedish-American businessman and explorer (d. 1994)
- 1930Derek Walcott, Saint Lucian poet and playwright; Nobel Prize laureate
- 1938Georg Baselitz, German painter and sculptor
- 1943Özhan Canaydın, Turkish basketball player and businessman (d. 2010)
- 1957Lou Schuler, American journalist and author
- 1960Leilani Kai, American wrestler and trainer
- 1992Reina Triendl, Japanese model
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 23.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1368In a coronation ceremony, Zhu Yuanzhang ascends the throne of China as the Hongwu Emperor, initiating Ming dynasty rule over China that would last for three centuries.
- 1546Having published nothing for eleven years, François Rabelais publishes the Tiers Livre, his sequel to Gargantua and Pantagruel.
- 1570James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray, regent for the infant King James VI of Scotland, is assassinated by firearm, the first recorded instance of such.
- 1579The Union of Utrecht forms a Protestant republic in the Netherlands.
- 1909RMS Republic, a passenger ship of the White Star Line, becomes the first ship to use the CQD distress signal after colliding with another ship, the SS Florida, off the Massachusetts coastline, an event that kills six people. The Republic sinks the next day.
- 1942World War II: The Battle of Rabaul begins, the first fighting of the New Guinea campaign.
- 1945World War II: German admiral Karl Dönitz launches Operation Hannibal.
- 1960The bathyscaphe USS Trieste breaks a depth record by descending to 10911 m in the Pacific Ocean.
- 1963The Guinea-Bissau War of Independence officially begins when PAIGC guerrilla fighters attack the Portuguese army stationed in Tite.
- 2003Final communication between Earth and Pioneer 10.
View the complete list of historical events for January 23.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 23 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Erin O'Kelley, James J. Corbett, Lester Matthews, Véronique De Kock, James Storm, Jerry Messing, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Lys Assia, Helle Meri, Mickey Ferriols.
The zodiac sign of a person born on January 23 is Aquarius ♒. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on January 23, 1978.
Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Baby Come Back by Player as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 28, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 5, 1975 – Niki Taylor, American model; December 11, 1953 – Bess Armstrong, American actress; September 8, 1975 – Larenz Tate, American actor, director, and producer.
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