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May 6, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 126th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 9 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,236 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 482 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1904Catherine Lacey
- 1915Orson Welles
- 1924Denny Wright
- 1952Michael O'Hare
- 1953Lynn Whitfield
- 1956Lakis Lazopoulos
- 1970Tristán Ulloa
- 1974Patrick Tang
- 1986Sasheer Zamata
- 1986Tyler Hynes
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 6.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 6.
- 1848Henry Edward Armstrong, English chemist and academic (d. 1937)
- 1869Junnosuke Inoue, Japanese businessman and central banker, 8th and 11th Governor of the Bank of Japan (d. 1932)
- 1872Djemal Pasha, Ottoman general (d. 1922)
- 1899Billy Cotton, English singer, drummer, and bandleader (d. 1969)
- 1922Vladimir Etush, Russian actor
- 1934Richard Shelby, American lawyer and politician
- 1950Jeffery Deaver, American journalist and author
- 1952Christian Clavier, French actor and producer
- 1980Dimitris Diamantidis, Greek basketball player
- 1987Aljona Malets, Estonian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 6.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1757The end of Konbaung–Hanthawaddy War, and the end of Burmese Civil War (1740–1757).
- 1835James Gordon Bennett, Sr. publishes the first issue of the New York Herald.
- 1861American Civil War: Richmond, Virginia is declared the new capital of the Confederate States of America.
- 1902Macario Sakay establishes the Tagalog Republic with himself as President.
- 1933The Deutsche Studentenschaft attacked Magnus Hirschfeld’s Institut für Sexualwissenschaft, later burning many of its books.
- 1937Hindenburg disaster: The German zeppelin Hindenburg catches fire and is destroyed within a minute while attempting to dock at Lakehurst, New Jersey. Thirty-six people are killed.
- 1941At California’s March Field, Bob Hope performs his first USO show.
- 1941The first flight of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt.
- 1989Cedar Point opens Magnum XL-200, the first roller coaster to break the 200 ft height barrier, therefore spawning what is known as the “coaster wars”.
- 2001During a trip to Syria, Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to enter a mosque.
View the complete list of historical events for May 6.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 6 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Chuck Lorre, Maude Fealy, Takahiro Nishijima, Erkan Mustafa, Trey Parker, Ellis Paul, Yuriko Shiratori, Meshach Taylor, Siné, Yumi Kobayashi.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 6 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 6, 1978.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Night Fever by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 6, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 14, 1973 – Anais Granofsky, Canadian actress, director, and screenwriter; March 15, 1916 – Frank Coghlan, Jr., American actor and pilot (d. 2009); August 21, 1944 – Peter Weir, Australian director, producer, and screenwriter.
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