Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 20th of December 1979 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, 1979 was a Thursday and it was the 354th day of the year 1979. It was the 51st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 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 122 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,488 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 4,829 days or 13.22 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 491 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 August 28, 2011.
If a dog named Punch - a Australian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 176 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 Punch will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Punch 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.
- 1898Irene Dunne
- 1961Mohammad Fouad
- 1963Joel Gretsch
- 1965Robert Cavanah
- 1968Joe Cornish
- 1982David Cook
- 1982Keny Arkana
- 1984Bobby Morley
- 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.
- 1888Fred Merkle, American baseball player and manager (d. 1958)
- 1944Jimmie F. Skaggs, American actor (d. 2004)
- 1948Carol Smart, English sociologist and academic
- 1955Binali Yıldırım, Turkish politician
- 1955Ed Kuepper, German-Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Saints, Laughing Clowns, and The Apartments)
- 1955Rory Markas, American sportscaster (d. 2010)
- 1965Robert Cavanah, Scottish actor and director
- 1971Roger J. Beaujard, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Mortician and Malignancy)
- 1973Maarja Kangro, Estonian author and poet
- 1986Benjamin Brierley, English-German rugby player
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.
- 1808Peninsular War: The Siege of Zaragoza begins.
- 1832HMS Clio under the command of Captain Onslow arrives at Port Egmont under orders to take possession of the Falkland Islands
- 1915World War I: The last Australian troops are evacuated from Gallipoli.
- 1960The National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam is formed.
- 1968The Zodiac Killer kills Betty Lou Jenson and David Faraday in Vallejo, California.
- 1985Pope John Paul II announces the institution of World Youth Day.
- 1988The United Nations Convention Against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances is signed in Vienna, Austria.
- 1995NATO begins peacekeeping in Bosnia.
- 2005Aleksandër Moisiu University was founded in Durrës, Albania.
- 2007Elizabeth II becomes the oldest monarch of the United Kingdom, surpassing Queen Victoria, who lived for 81 years, 7 months and 29 days.
View the complete list of December 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 20, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kano, Fred Ward, Daryl Hannah, Roshan Seth, Lynda Bellingham, Johnny Farina, Mo Ostin, Fred Allen, Jennifer Allan, Candan Erçetin.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 20, 1979.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th December 1979 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 31, 1967. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +121. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 26, 1973. Your incompatibility score is -134. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 22, 1979). 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 Western Africa approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 20th December 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 354th day of 1979
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 51st Thursday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 122 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,488 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,829 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.22 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 491
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 28, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Australian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: December 31, 1967 (+121)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 26, 1973 (-134)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes (December 22, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XX.XII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 24, 1963 – Giselle Laronde, Trinidadian model, Miss World 1986; January 13, 1955 – Ran Ito, Japanese actress (Candies); April 1, 1970 – Brad Meltzer, American author, screenwriter, and producer.
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