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May 5, 1938 was a Thursday and it was the 125th day of the year 1938. The next time you can reuse your old 1938 calendar will be in 2022. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 340 days left before your next birthday. You will be 80 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,880 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 978 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1899Freeman Gosden
- 1901Blind Willie McTell
- 1925Eddi Arent
- 1930Hans Abramson
- 1942Marc Alaimo
- 1943Nils Moritz
- 1956Lisa Eilbacher
- 1958Aurélien Recoing
- 1983Henry Cavill
- 1989Larissa Wilson
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 5.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 5.
- 1846Henryk Sienkiewicz, Polish journalist and author, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1916)
- 1858John L. Leal, American physician (d. 1914)
- 1903James Beard, American chef and author (d. 1985)
- 1911Andor Lilienthal, Russian-Hungarian chess player (d. 2010)
- 1940Michael Lindsay-Hogg, American director and producer
- 1943Nils Moritz, Estonian-Swedish actor
- 1971Harold Miner, American basketball player
- 1981Stian Omenås, Norwegian trumpeter and orchestra leader
- 1983Henry Cavill, English actor
- 1991Xenofon Fetsis, Greek footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1260Kublai Khan becomes ruler of the Mongol Empire.
- 1640King Charles I of England dissolves the Short Parliament.
- 1835In Belgium, the first railway in continental Europe opens between Brussels and Mechelen.
- 1862Cinco de Mayo: Troops led by Ignacio Zaragoza halt a French invasion in the Battle of Puebla in Mexico.
- 1925The government of South Africa declares Afrikaans an official language.
- 1944German troops execute 216 civilians in the village of Kleisoura in Greece.
- 1950Bhumibol Adulyadej is crowned King Rama IX of Thailand.
- 1972Alitalia Flight 112 crashes into Mount Longa near Palermo, Sicily, killing all 115 aboard, making it the deadliest single-aircraft disaster in Italy.
- 1981Bobby Sands dies in the Long Kesh prison hospital after 66 days of hunger-striking, aged 27.
- 1994The signing of the Bishkek Protocol between Armenia and Azerbaijan effectively freezes the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
View the complete list of historical events for May 5.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 5 and 1938 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: Aaron Neville, Sherri Shepherd, Lester Matthews, Soniya Mehra, Teri Hatcher, Lucien Guitry, Daniella Monet, Rita Reys, Tiffany Thornton, Albert Martinez.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 5 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 5, 1938.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 6, 1974 – Zoe McLellan, American actress; December 22, 1921 – Hawkshaw Hawkins, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1963); January 6, 1964 – Yuri, Mexican singer and actress.
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