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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 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 220 days left before your next birthday. You will be 37 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,294 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 450 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1905Henry Koster
- 1916Glenn Ford
- 1934Shirley Horn
- 1939Judy Collins
- 1954Fred Chichin
- 1966Charlie Schlatter
- 1972Julie Benz
- 1976Violante Placido
- 1978James Badge Dale
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.
- 1874Romaine Brooks, American-French painter and illustrator (d. 1970)
- 1910J. Allen Hynek, American astronomer and ufologist (d. 1986)
- 1921Vladimir Colin, Romanian journalist and author (d. 1991)
- 1934Shirley Horn, American singer and pianist (d. 2005)
- 1945Carson Whitsett, American keyboard player, songwriter, and producer (The Imperial Show Band and Booker T. & the M.G.'s) (d. 2007)
- 1954Ray Parker, Jr., American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Raydio)
- 1955Alex Cunningham, Scottish politician
- 1956Frank Szymanski, German educator and politician
- 1979Mauro Bergamasco, Italian rugby player
- 1984Víctor Montaño, Colombian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1785Kamehameha I, the king of Hawaii, defeats Kalanikūpule and establishes the Kingdom of Hawaii.
- 1840The Penny Black, the first official adhesive postage stamp, is issued in the United Kingdom.
- 1852The Philippine peso is introduced into circulation.
- 1898Spanish–American War: Battle of Manila Bay: The United States Navy destroys the Spanish Pacific fleet in the first battle of the war.
- 1927The first cooked meals on a scheduled flight are introduced on an Imperial Airways flight from London to Paris.
- 1945World War II: Up to 2,500 people die in a mass suicide in Demmin following the advance of the Red Army.
- 1960Formation of the western Indian states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. Also known as “Maharashtra Day”.
- 1982The 1982 World’s Fair opens in Knoxville, Tennessee.
- 1990The former Philippine Episcopal Church (supervised by the Episcopal Church of the United States of America) is granted full autonomy and raised to the status of an Autocephalous Anglican Province and renamed the Episcopal Church of the Philippines.
- 2009Same-sex marriage is legalized in Sweden.
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: Georges Moustaki, Iiris, Malena Alterio, Elisabeth Flickenschildt, Michael Lonsdale, Brittny Gastineau, Glenn Morshower, Mel Brooks, Kim Mitchell, Static Major.
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.
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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: August 19, 1989 – Romeo Miller, American rapper, actor, and basketball player; December 16, 1939 – Philip Langridge, English tenor and actor (d. 2010); May 22, 1990 – Anne-Julia Hagen, German model, Miss Germany 2010.
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