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May 5, 1959 was a Tuesday and it was the 125th day of the year 1959. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 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 40 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,145 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 716 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.
- 1908Kurt Böhme
- 1925Eddi Arent
- 1926Ann B. Davis
- 1927Pat Carroll
- 1928Richard Schaal
- 1929Ilene Woods
- 1944John Rhys-Davies
- 1947Robin McNamara
- 1964Minami Takayama
- 1977Jessica Schwarz
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.
- 1834Viktor Hartmann, Russian painter and architect (d. 1873)
- 1930Hans Abramson, Swedish director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2012)
- 1948Bill Ward, English drummer and songwriter (Black Sabbath and Mythology)
- 1962Nicolas Vanier, Senegalese explorer, author, and director
- 1964Heike Henkel, German high jumper
- 1967Alexis Sinduhije, Burundian journalist and politician
- 1970Kyan Douglas, American television host and author
- 1971Mike Redmond, American baseball player and manager
- 1976Sage Stallone, American actor, director, and producer (d. 2012)
- 1990Song Jieun, South Korean singer, dancer, and actress (Secret)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1789In France, the Estates-General convenes for the first time since 1614.
- 1809The Swiss canton of Aargau allowed citizenship to Jews.
- 1811In the second day of fighting at the Peninsular War Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro the French army, under Marshall André Masséna, drive in the Duke of Wellington’s overextended right flank, but French frontal assaults fail to take the town of Fuentes de Oñoro and the Anglo-Portuguese army holds the field at the end of the day.
- 1835In Belgium, the first railway in continental Europe opens between Brussels and Mechelen.
- 1934The first Three Stooges short, Woman Haters, is released.
- 1936Italian troops occupy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
- 1940World War II: Norwegian refugees form a government-in-exile in London
- 1946The International Military Tribunal for the Far East begins in Tokyo with twenty-eight Japanese military and government officials accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
- 1973Secretariat wins the 1973 Kentucky Derby in 1:59 2/5, an as-yet unbeaten record.
- 1991A riot breaks out in the Mt. Pleasant section of Washington, D.C. after police shoot a Salvadoran man.
View the complete list of historical events for May 5.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 5 and 1959 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: David R. Ellis, Regina King, Mary Jo Slater, Alice Dellal, Ivan Rebroff, Aaron Tveit, Daniella van Graas, Jules Bass, Dave Clark, Boudewijn de Groot.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 5 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 5, 1959.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Happy Organ by Dave “Baby” Cortez as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 11, 1959). 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 5, 1960 – Pruitt Taylor Vince, American actor and director; August 3, 1946 – John York, American bass player, songwriter, and producer; February 17, 1963 – Michael Jordan, American basketball player and actor.
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