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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 102 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,047 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 442 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 February 11 at 00:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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
- 1934Shirley Horn
- 1946John Woo
- 1954Ray Parker, Jr.
- 1959Yasmina Reza
- 1966Charlie Schlatter
- 1968Kelly Killoren Bensimon
- 1969Wes Anderson
- 1980Yousuke Ichikawa
- 1988Anushka Sharma
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.
- 1825George Inness, American painter and educator (d. 1894)
- 1925Scott Carpenter, American commander, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2013)
- 1949Paul Teutul, Sr., American motorcycle designer, co-founded Orange County Choppers
- 1949Tim Hodgkinson, English saxophonist, clarinet player, and composer
- 1968Denise Masino, American bodybuilder
- 1978James Badge Dale, American actor
- 1978Sachie Hara, Japanese model and actress
- 1979Harvey, English rapper and actor (So Solid Crew)
- 1985Drew Sidora, American actress and singer
- 1994Antoine Bibeau, Canadian ice hockey player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 880The Nea Ekklesia is inaugurated in Constantinople, setting the model for all later cross-in-square Orthodox churches.
- 1794War of the Pyrenees: The Battle of Boulou ends, in which French forces defeat the Spanish and regain nearly all the land they lost to Spain in 1793.
- 1851Queen Victoria opens The Great Exhibition in London.
- 1863American Civil War: The Battle of Chancellorsville begins.
- 1927The Union Labor Life Insurance Company is founded by the American Federation of Labor.
- 1944World War II: Two hundred Communist prisoners are shot by the Germans at Kaisariani in Athens, Greece in reprisal for the killing of General Franz Krech by partisans at Molaoi.
- 1945World War II: Up to 2,500 people die in a mass suicide in Demmin following the advance of the Red Army.
- 1946The Paris Peace Conference concludes that the islands of the Dodecanese should be returned to Greece by Italy.
- 1960Cold War: U-2 incident: Francis Gary Powers, in a Lockheed U-2 spyplane, is shot down over the Soviet Union, sparking a diplomatic crisis.
- 2011Barack Obama announces that Osama bin Laden, the suspected mastermind behind the September 11 attacks has been killed by United States special forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Due to the time difference between the United States and Pakistan, bin Laden was actually killed on May 2.
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: Rosa Mendes, Arthur English, Pgeezy, Sheeri Rappaport, Ray Park, Ginette Reno, Chuck Greenberg, Corinne Russell, Marion Raven, Judith O'Dea.
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: September 16, 1952 – Mickey Rourke, American boxer, actor, and screenwriter; November 11, 1976 – Lisa Gleave, Australian-American model and actress; October 22, 1903 – Curly Howard, American actor and singer (d. 1952).
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