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 9 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 is 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 258 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,717 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 4,906 days or 13.43 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 498 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 10, 2010.
If a dog named Naia - a Shiba Inu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Naia will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Naia 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.
- 1913Marc Platt
- 1917Sylvia Syms
- 1944Dionysis Savvopoulos
- 1960Rick Savage
- 1963Brendan Coyle
- 1963Dan Gauthier
- 1978Christopher Wolstenholme
- 1981Britney Spears
- 1983Jana Kramer
- 1988Alfred Enoch
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.
- 1885George Minot, American physician and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1950)
- 1910Russell Lynes, American photographer, historian, and author (d. 1991)
- 1937Manohar Joshi, Indian politician, 15th Chief Minister of Maharashtra
- 1946John Banks, New Zealand politician, 38th Mayor of Auckland City
- 1952James Lancelot, English organist and conductor
- 1958Andrew George, English politician
- 1960Razzle, English drummer (Hanoi Rocks) (d. 1984)
- 1980Adam Kreek, Canadian rower
- 1985Amaury Leveaux, French swimmer
- 1991Charlie Puth, American singer-songwriter and pianist
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.
- 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.
- 1805War of the Third Coalition: Battle of Austerlitz – French troops under Napoleon Bonaparte decisively defeat a joint Russo-Austrian force.
- 1859Militant abolitionist leader John Brown is hanged for his October 16 raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
- 1954The Sino-American Mutual Defense Treaty, between the United States and Taiwan, is signed in Washington, D.C.
- 1970The United States Environmental Protection Agency begins operations.
- 1976Fidel Castro becomes President of Cuba, replacing Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado.
- 1982At the University of Utah, Barney Clark becomes the first person to receive a permanent artificial heart.
- 1991Canada and Poland become the first nations on earth to recognize the independence of Ukraine from the Soviet Union.
- 1993Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar is shot and killed in Medellín.
- 1993Space Shuttle program: STS-61 – NASA launches the Space Shuttle Endeavour on a mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope.
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: Ross Kemp, Eric Lloyd, Badi Assad, Dave Dutton, Petr Váša, Bradley Nowell, Itamar Singer, Terence Knox, Tracey Walter, Steve Strange.
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 Love Match 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 incompatibility 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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)
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: 258 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,717 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,906 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.43 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 498
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 10, 2010
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Shiba Inu 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 25, 1919 – Norman Tokar, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1979); March 6, 1975 – Aracely Arámbula, Mexican actress and singer; November 6, 1972 – Thandie Newton, English actress and singer.
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