Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 23rd 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 23, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 357th day of the year 1978. It was the 51st 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 225 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,481 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 5,160 days or 14.13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 524 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 May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 31, 2010.
If a dog named Pacy - a Silky Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 188 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 Pacy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Pacy 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.
- 1921Guy Beaulne
- 1931Ronnie Schell
- 1935Esther Phillips
- 1943Harry Shearer
- 1957Dan Bigras
- 1962Keiji Mutoh
- 1971Corey Haim
- 1976Jamie Noble
- 1988Thomai Apergi
View the complete list of December 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 23.
- 1621Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Nottingham, English politician, Lord Chancellor of England (d. 1682)
- 1732Richard Arkwright, English businessman and inventor, invented the Water frame and Spinning frame (d. 1792)
- 1864Princess Zorka of Montenegro (d. 1890)
- 1908Yousuf Karsh, Turkish-Canadian photographer (d. 2002)
- 1911Marie Orav, Estonian chess player (d. 1994)
- 1948Jack Ham, American football player and sportscaster
- 1966Badi Assad, Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1979Holly Madison, American model and actress
- 1980Elvin Ng, Singaporean actor
- 1985Harry Judd, English drummer and songwriter (McFly and McBusted)
View the complete list of December 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 679King Dagobert II is murdered while hunting.
- 1793The Battle of Savenay: a decisive defeat of the royalist counter-revolutionaries in War in the Vendée during the French Revolution.
- 1913The Federal Reserve Act is signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson, creating the Federal Reserve System.
- 1914World War I: Australian and New Zealand troops arrive in Cairo, Egypt.
- 1916World War I: Battle of Magdhaba – Allied forces defeat Turkish forces in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula.
- 1921Visva-Bharati University is inaugurated.
- 1970The Democratic Republic of the Congo officially becomes a single-party state.
- 1972A 6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes the Nicaraguan capital of Managua killing more than 10,000.
- 2003PetroChina Chuandongbei natural gas field explosion, Guoqiao, Kai County, Chongqing, China, killing at least 234.
- 2007An agreement is made for the Kingdom of Nepal to be abolished and the country to become a federal republic with the Prime Minister becoming head of state.
View the complete list of December 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 23, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Miki Manojlović, Bayani Casimiro, Massimo Girotti, Antonie Adamberger, Peter Collinson, Hiroyuki Hirayama, Kim Fields, Gábor Agárdy, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Julio Chávez.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 23 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. 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 23, 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 Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 20, 1998. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +130. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 20, 1950. Your score is -123. 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 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: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
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 23rd 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 23” 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 23, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 357th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 51st Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 225 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,481 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,160 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.13 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 524
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 31, 2010
- Age in dog years: 188 dog years old using a Silky Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- 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 20, 1998 (+130)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 20, 1950 (-123)
- 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: XXIII.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 8, 1912 – June Havoc, American actress, singer and dancer (d. 2010); September 27, 1933 – Greg Morris, American actor (d. 1996); November 6, 1979 – Lamar Odom, American basketball player and actor.
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