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May 1, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 121st day of the year 1981. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 is 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 65 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,084 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 443 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.
- 1930Little Walter
- 1931Jacques Languirand
- 1964Will Kimbrough
- 1966Charlie Schlatter
- 1967Scott Coffey
- 1980Jay Reatard
- 1980Yousuke Ichikawa
- 1984Keiichiro Koyama
- 1989Tim Urban
- 1997Miles Ocampo
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 1.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 1.
- 1830Guido Gezelle, Belgian priest and poet (d. 1899)
- 1874Paul Van Asbroeck, Belgian target shooter (d. 1959)
- 1901Antal Szerb, Hungarian scholar and author (d. 1945)
- 1908Morris Kline, American mathematician and academic (d. 1992)
- 1940John Wheeler, British politician
- 1946Joanna Lumley, English actress, voice-over artist, author and activist
- 1949Paul Teutul, Sr., American motorcycle designer, co-founded Orange County Choppers
- 1973Mike Jesse, German footballer
- 1976Violante Placido, Italian actress and singer
- 1990Uriel Álvarez, Mexican footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1759Josiah Wedgwood founds the Wedgwood pottery company in Great Britain.
- 1866The Memphis Race Riots begin. In three days time, 46 blacks and two whites were killed. Reports of the atrocities influenced passage of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
- 1915The RMS Lusitania departs from New York City on her two hundred and second, and final, crossing of the North Atlantic. Six days later, the ship is torpedoed off the coast of Ireland with the loss of 1,198 lives.
- 1925The All-China Federation of Trade Unions is officially founded. Today it is the largest trade union in the world, with 134 million members.
- 1946Start of three-year Pilbara strike of Indigenous Australians.
- 1950Guam is organized as a United States commonwealth.
- 1982Operation Black Buck: The Royal Air Force attacks the Argentine Air Force during Falklands War.
- 2001Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declares the existence of “a state of rebellion”, hours after thousands of supporters of her arrested predecessor, Joseph Estrada, storm towards the presidential palace at the height of the EDSA III rebellion.
- 2007The Los Angeles May Day mêlée occurs, in which the Los Angeles Police Department’s response to a May Day pro-immigration rally become a matter of controversy.
- 2011Pope John Paul II is beatified by his successor, Pope Benedict XVI.
View the complete list of historical events for May 1.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1 and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sid Haig, Junichi Ishida, Richard Marner, Joey Jordison, Marcel Herrand, Paul Bhattacharjee, Govinda, Beth Toussaint, Apostolia Zoi, Steve Brodie.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 1 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on May 1, 1981.
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 2, 1981). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 16, 1931 – Hubert Sumlin, American singer and guitarist (d. 2011); June 20, 1909 – Errol Flynn, Australian-American actor, singer, and producer (d. 1959); January 19, 1971 – Shawn Wayans, American actor, producer, and screenwriter.
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