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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 330 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,280 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 484 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 March 12 at 14:55:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1907Dan Duryea
- 1925Marty Paich
- 1932Larri Thomas
- 1933Chita Rivera
- 1943Gil Gerard
- 1963Gail O'Grady
- 1981Julia Jones
- 1986Yukie Kawamura
- 1987Felicia Brandström
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.
- 1828Saigō Takamori, Japanese samurai (d. 1877)
- 1935Robert Parris Moses, American educator and activist
- 1953John Luther Adams, American composer
- 1954Richard Finch, American bass player, songwriter, and producer (KC and the Sunshine Band)
- 1961Mas Selamat bin Kastari, Indonesian-Singaporean criminal
- 1966Oleg Sakirkin, Kazakhstani triple jumper (d. 2015)
- 1974Yosvani Pérez, Cuban baseball player
- 1981Julia Jones, American actress
- 1983Irving Saladino, Panamanian long jumper
- 1987Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 23.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 971In China, the war elephant corps of the Southern Han are soundly defeated at Shao by crossbow fire from Song dynasty troops.
- 1899Emilio Aguinaldo is sworn in as President of the First Philippine Republic.
- 1912The International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague.
- 1943World War II: The Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse on Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal Campaign ends.
- 1961The Portuguese luxury cruise ship Santa Maria is hijacked by opponents of the Estado Novo regime with the intention of waging war until dictator António de Oliveira Salazar is overthrown.
- 1963The Guinea-Bissau War of Independence officially begins when PAIGC guerrilla fighters attack the Portuguese army stationed in Tite.
- 1967Milton Keynes (England) is founded as a new town by Order in Council, with a planning brief to become a city of 250,000 people. Its initial designated area enclosed three existing towns and twenty one villages.
- 1968North Korea seizes the USS Pueblo, claiming the ship had violated its territorial waters while spying.
- 1997Madeleine Albright becomes the first woman to serve as United States Secretary of State.
- 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: Josh Ryan Evans, Deon Richmond, Ayahi Takagaki, Clara Lee, Brianna Lea Pruett, Dariush Eghbali, Kim Yu-mi, Leon Russell, Joe West, Eric Erlandson.
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: April 13, 1972 – Aaron Lewis, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Staind); April 9, 1953 – John Howard, English singer-songwriter and pianist; October 17, 1960 – Bernie Nolan, Irish singer and actress (The Nolans) (d. 2013).
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