Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 20th 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 10 minutes. Enjoy!
December 20, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 354th day of the year 1978. It was the 51st 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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 81 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,990 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 5,330 days or 14.59 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 541 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 October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 28, 2010.
If a dog named Glo - a Jack Russell Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Glo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Glo 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.
- 1931Terry Sanders
- 1947Gigliola Cinquetti
- 1955Ed Kuepper
- 1957Anita Ward
- 1957Anna Vissi
- 1957Billy Bragg
- 1957Mike Watt
- 1960Kim Ki-duk
- 1984David Tavaré
View the complete list of December 20 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 20.
- 1792Nicolas Toussaint Charlet, French painter (d. 1845)
- 1861Ferdinand Bonn, German actor (d. 1933)
- 1890Jaroslav Heyrovský, Czech chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1967)
- 1894Robert Menzies, Australian lawyer and politician, 12th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1978)
- 1898Irene Dunne, American actress and singer (d. 1990)
- 1935William Julius Wilson, American sociologist and academic
- 1957Anna Vissi, Cypriot singer-songwriter and actress (Epikouri)
- 1958James Thomson, American biologist and academic
- 1978Bouabdellah Tahri, French runner
- 1979Michael Rogers, Australian cyclist
View the complete list of December 20 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 69Vespasian, formerly a general under Nero, enters Rome to claim the title of Emperor.
- 217The papacy of Zephyrinus ends. Callixtus I is elected as the sixteenth pope, but is opposed by the theologian Hippolytus who accuses him of laxity and of being a Modalist, one who denies any distinction between the three persons of the Trinity.
- 1192Richard I of England is captured and imprisoned by Leopold V of Austria on his way home to England after signing a treaty with Saladin ending the Third Crusade.
- 1606The Virginia Company loads three ships with settlers and sets sail to establish Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the Americas.
- 1803The Louisiana Purchase is completed at a ceremony in New Orleans.
- 1917Cheka, the first Soviet secret police force, is founded.
- 1957The initial production version of the Boeing 707 makes its first flight.
- 1973The Prime Minister of Spain, Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco, is assassinated by a car bomb attack in Madrid.
- 1989United States invasion of Panama: The United States sends troops into Panama to overthrow government of Manuel Noriega. This is also the first combat use of purpose-designed stealth aircraft.
- 2013China successfully launches the Bolivian Túpac Katari 1 from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center.
View the complete list of December 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 20, 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: Makoto Takeda, Kelly Jones, Louis B. Mayer, Magne Furuholmen, Nancy McKeon, Biff Elliot, Fariborz Kamkari, Marie Serneholt, Don Payne, David Nunn.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 20 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 20, 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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 6, 1967. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +112. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 8, 1970. Your score is -118. 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 Le Freak by Chic as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 23, 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 Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
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 20th 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 20” 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 20, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 354th day of 1978
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 51st Wednesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2024: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 81 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,990 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,330 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.59 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 541
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 28, 2010
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Jack Russell Terrier 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: July 6, 1967 (+112)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 8, 1970 (-118)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (December 23, 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: XX.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 6, 1939 – Jair Rodrigues, Brazilian singer (d. 2014); June 28, 1991 – Seohyun, South Korean singer, dancer, and actress (Girls' Generation and Girls' Generation-TTS); February 1, 1944 – Petru Popescu, Romanian-American director, producer, and author.
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