Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of December 1978 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 11 minutes. Enjoy!
December 2, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 336th day of the year 1978. It was the 48th Saturday 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 Monday. 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 353 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,988 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 4,996 days or 13.68 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 508 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 January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 10, 2010.
If a dog named Whisper - a English Cocker Spaniel 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 Whisper will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Whisper 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.
- 1914Bill Erwin
- 1917Sylvia Syms
- 1925Julie Harris
- 1963Dan Gauthier
- 1968Lucy Liu
- 1971Wilson Jermaine Heredia
- 1976Masafumi Gotoh
- 1982Michelle Banzer
- 1983Daniela Ruah
- 1989Etta Bond
View the complete list of December 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 2.
- 1906Peter Carl Goldmark, Hungarian-American engineer (d. 1977)
- 1909Walenty Kłyszejko, Estonian–Polish basketball player and coach (d. 1987)
- 1939Francis Fox, Canadian lawyer and politician, 48th Secretary of State for Canada
- 1947Andy Rouse, English race car driver
- 1947Isaac Bitton, Moroccan-French drummer (Les Variations)
- 1950Paul Watson, Canadian activist, founded the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
- 1969Ulrika Bergquist , Swedish journalist
- 1978David Rivas, Spanish footballer
- 1983Action Bronson, American rapper
- 1989Etta Bond, English singer-songwriter
View the complete list of December 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1755The second Eddystone Lighthouse is destroyed by fire.
- 1775The USS Alfred becomes the first vessel to fly the Grand Union Flag (the precursor to the Stars and Stripes); the flag is hoisted by John Paul Jones.
- 1845Manifest Destiny: In a State of the Union message, U.S. President James K. Polk proposes that the United States should aggressively expand into the West.
- 1852Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte becomes Emperor of the French as Napoleon III.
- 1943World War II: A Luftwaffe bombing raid on the harbour of Bari, Italy, sinks numerous cargo and transport ships, including the American SS John Harvey, which is carrying a stockpile of World War I-era mustard gas.
- 1947Jerusalem Riots of 1947: Riots break out in Jerusalem in response to the United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine.
- 1962Vietnam War: After a trip to Vietnam at the request of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield becomes the first American official to comment adversely on the war’s progress.
- 1970The United States Environmental Protection Agency begins operations.
- 1971Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Sharjah, Dubai, and Umm al-Quwain form the United Arab Emirates.
- 1976Fidel Castro becomes President of Cuba, replacing Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado.
View the complete list of December 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 2, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Anja Garbarek, Peter Allen, Jonathan Togo, Ben Foster, Anders Fridén, Yujiro Ishihara, Mia Kirshner, Pedro Guerra, Ann Shoemaker, Liv Kristine.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 2 is Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer) – a mutable sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion. 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 December 2, 1978.
Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 9, 1963. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +142. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1966. Your score is -193. 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 You Don’t Bring Me Flowers by Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 2, 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 North Europe approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
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 2nd December 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 December 2” 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 December 2, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 336th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 48th Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 353 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 14,988 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,996 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.68 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 508
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 10, 2010
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a English Cocker Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- Western zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion
- Western zodiac gemstone: Topaz
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: August 9, 1963 (+142)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1966 (-193)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: You Don’t Bring Me Flowers by Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond (December 2, 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: II.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 27, 1979 – Giovanni Capitello, American actor and director; September 11, 1989 – Michael J. Willett, American actor and singer; October 6, 1947 – Patxi Andión, Spanish singer-songwriter and actor.
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