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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 101 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,796 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 603 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.
- 1921Satyajit Ray
- 1922Serge Reggiani
- 1925John Neville
- 1929Link Wray
- 1930Öztürk Serengil
- 1950Lou Gramm
- 1960Stephen Daldry
- 1975Joe Wilkinson
- 1981Robert Buckley
- 1990Kay Panabaker
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.
- 1707Jean-Baptiste Barrière, French cellist and composer (d. 1747)
- 1740Elias Boudinot, American lawyer and politician, 10th President of the Continental Congress (d. 1821)
- 1859Jerome K. Jerome, English author and playwright (d. 1927)
- 1879James F. Byrnes, American stenographer and politician, 49th United States Secretary of State (d. 1972)
- 1945Judge Dread, English singer-songwriter (d. 1998)
- 1954Stephen Venables, English mountaineer and author
- 1962Jimmy White, English snooker player and actor
- 1975David Beckham, English footballer, coach, and model
- 1975Eva Santolaria, Spanish actress
- 1977Jenna von Oÿ, American actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1194King Richard I of England gives Portsmouth its first Royal Charter.
- 1672John Maitland becomes Duke of Lauderdale and Earl of March.
- 1863American Civil War: Stonewall Jackson is wounded by friendly fire while returning to camp after reconnoitering during the Battle of Chancellorsville. He succumbs to pneumonia eight days later.
- 1866Peruvian defenders fight off the Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.
- 1885Good Housekeeping magazine goes on sale for the first time.
- 1885Cree and Assiniboine warriors win the Battle of Cut Knife, their largest victory over Canadian forces during the North-West Rebellion.
- 1885The Congo Free State is established by King Léopold II of Belgium.
- 1945World War II: Fall of Berlin: The Soviet Union announces the capture of Berlin and Soviet soldiers hoist their red flag over the Reichstag building.
- 1964Vietnam War: An explosion sinks the USS Card while it is docked at Saigon. Viet Cong forces are suspected of placing a bomb on the ship. She is raised and returned to service less than seven months later.
- 1995During the Croatian War of Independence, the Army of the Republic of Serb Krajina fires cluster bombs at Zagreb, killing seven and wounding over 175 civilians.
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: Kenny Lattimore, Jang Na-ra, Jennifer Winget, Jacques Gamblin, Daniel Baldwin, Albert Mol, Lorraine Bracco, Maulik Pancholy, Aarti Mann, Charles Dance.
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: August 6, 1962 – Michelle Yeoh, Malaysian-Hong Kong actress and producer; July 5, 1969 – RZA, American rapper, producer, actor, and director (Wu-Tang Clan and Gravediggaz); August 24, 1978 – Beth Riesgraf, American actress.
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