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April 26, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 116th day of the year 1978. It was the 17th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 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 245 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,096 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 5,032 days or 13.78 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 511 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 2, 2010.
If a dog named Walley - a Rat Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Walley will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Walley will age 4 dog years for every human year.
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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.
- 1931Bernie Brillstein
- 1942Bobby Rydell
- 1947Warren Clarke
- 1961Joan Chen
- 1964Rebecka Törnqvist
- 1969Kate Hardie
- 1974Ivana Miličević
- 1975Nerina Pallot
- 1981Ms. Dynamite
View the complete list of April 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 26.
- 1718Esek Hopkins, American commander (d. 1802)
- 1889Ludwig Wittgenstein, Austrian-English philosopher and academic (d. 1951)
- 1899Oscar Rabin, Latvian-English saxophonist and bandleader (Oscar Rabin Band) (d. 1958)
- 1914Bernard Malamud, American author and academic (d. 1986)
- 1926J. B. Hutto, American singer and guitarist (d. 1983)
- 1933Filiberto Ojeda Ríos, Puerto Rican general (d. 2005)
- 1940Harry Fielder, English actor and stuntman
- 1970Melania Trump, Slovenian-American model and jewelry designer
- 1977Jason Earles, American actor, director, and producer
- 1979Ariane Moffatt, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist
View the complete list of April 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1721A massive earthquake devastates the Iranian city of Tabriz.
- 1865Union cavalry troopers corner and shoot dead John Wilkes Booth, assassin of President Lincoln, in Virginia.
- 1903Atlético Madrid Association football club is founded
- 1943The Easter Riots break out in Uppsala, Sweden.
- 1944Georgios Papandreou becomes head of the Greek government-in-exile based in Egypt.
- 1958Final run of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad’s Royal Blue from Washington, D.C., to New York City after 68 years, the first U.S. passenger train to use electric locomotives.
- 1981Dr. Michael R. Harrison of the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center performs the world’s first human open fetal surgery.
- 1994China Airlines Flight 140 crashes at Nagoya Airport in Japan, killing 264 of the 271 people on board.
- 2002Robert Steinhäuser infiltrates and kills 16 at Gutenberg-Gymnasium in Erfurt, Germany before dying of a self-inflicted gunshot.
- 2005Under international pressure, Syria withdraws the last of its 14,000 troop military garrison in Lebanon, ending its 29-year military domination of that country (Syrian occupation of Lebanon).
View the complete list of April 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 26, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Tevin Campbell, Oliver Sykes, Mark Indelicato, Jurina Matsui, Norman Corwin, Masanobu Ando, Steve Camp, Andrea Anders, Carl Loewe, Denys Arcand.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on April 26 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 26, 1978.
Diamond is the modern birthstone for the month of April while Opal 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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th April 1978 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 14, 1949. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +120. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 18, 1966. Your incompatibility score is -136. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 (April 29, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 26th April 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man April 26” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about April 26, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 116th day of 1978
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 17th Wednesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 245 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,096 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,032 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.78 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 511
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 2, 2010
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Rat Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: July 14, 1949 (+120)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 18, 1966 (-136)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Night Fever by Bee Gees (April 29, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVI.IV.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 11, 1931 – Bill Simpson, Scottish actor (d. 1986); October 9, 1971 – Jason Jones, American director, producer, and activist; June 30, 1970 – Brian Bloom, American actor and screenwriter.
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