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May 2, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 35 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,862 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 605 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.
- 1924Theodore Bikel
- 1962Mitzi Kapture
- 1972Pandora Boxx
- 1974Garðar Thór Cortes
- 1975David Beckham
- 1976Jeff Gutt
- 1983Christa Rigozzi
- 1986Emily Hart
- 1991Laurie Duncan
- 1994Josh Bolt
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 2.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 2.
- 1729Catherine the Great, Russian wife of Peter III of Russia (d. 1796)
- 1890E. E. Smith, American engineer and author (d. 1965)
- 1904Bill Brandt, German-English photographer and journalist (d. 1983)
- 1930Öztürk Serengil, Turkish actor and producer (d. 1999)
- 1930Yoram Kaniuk, Israeli painter and critic (d. 2013)
- 1938Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho (d. 1996)
- 1941Clay Carroll, American baseball player
- 1972Dwayne Johnson, American-Canadian wrestler, actor, and producer
- 1978Melvin Ely, American basketball player
- 1985Jarrod Saltalamacchia, American baseball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1808Outbreak of the Peninsular War: The people of Madrid rise up in rebellion against French occupation. Francisco de Goya later memorializes this event in his painting The Second of May 1808.
- 1866Peruvian defenders fight off the Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.
- 1889Menelik II, Emperor of Ethiopia, signs a treaty of amity with Italy, giving Italy control over Eritrea.
- 1918General Motors acquires the Chevrolet Motor Company of Delaware.
- 1945World War II: The US 82nd Airborne Division liberates Wöbbelin concentration camp finding 1000 dead prisoners, most of whom starved to death.
- 1972In the early morning hours a fire breaks out at the Sunshine Mine located between Kellogg and Wallace, ID, killing 91 workers.
- 1994A bus crashes in Gdańsk, Poland killing 32 people.
- 2000President Bill Clinton announces that accurate GPS access would no longer be restricted to the United States military.
- 2011An E. coli outbreak strikes Europe, mostly in Germany, leaving more than 30 people dead and many others sick from the bacteria outbreak.
- 2011Osama bin Laden, the suspected mastermind behind the September 11 attacks and the FBI’s most wanted man is killed by the United States special forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
View the complete list of historical events for May 2.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2 and 1968 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: Don Barclay, Lisa Vidal, Michelle Vito, Alice Braga, Daryl Hannah, Mariada Pieridi, Sharon den Adel, Wendy Davis, Alfredo Landa, Jamelia.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 2 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 2, 1968.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Honey by Bobby Goldsboro as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 4, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 17, 1973 – Liam Kyle Sullivan, American comedian and actor; June 26, 1935 – Dwight York, American singer (Passion); September 14, 1961 – Martina Gedeck, German actress.
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