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December 24, 1942 was a Thursday and it was the 358th day of the year 1942. It was the 52nd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Thursday 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 311 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,813 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 9,271 days or 25.38 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 941 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 1, 1974.
If a dog named Puyuq - a Appenzeller Sennenhunde breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 362 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 Puyuq will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Puyuq will age 4.5 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.
- 1887Louis Jouvet
- 1941David Arkin
- 1942Indra Bania
- 1958Munetaka Higuchi
- 1968Doyle Bramhall II
- 1977Gil Seong-joon
- 1980Tomas Kalnoky
- 1983Maarten Heijmans
- 2000Ethan Bortnick
View the complete list of December 24 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 24.
- 1845George I of Greece (d. 1913)
- 1868Emanuel Lasker, German chess player (d. 1941)
- 1894Georges Guynemer, French captain and pilot (d. 1917)
- 1896Jens Oliver Lisberg, Faroese designer of the Flag of the Faroe Islands (d. 1920)
- 1905Howard Hughes, American businessman, engineer, and pilot (d. 1976)
- 1922Ava Gardner, American actress and singer (d. 1990)
- 1969Clinton McKinnon, American musician
- 1969Mark Millar, Scottish author
- 1969Milan Blagojevic, Australian soccer player
- 1981Shane Tuck, Australian footballer
View the complete list of December 24 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 759Tang dynasty poet Du Fu departs for Chengdu, where he is hosted by fellow poet Pei Di.
- 1800The Plot of the rue Saint-Nicaise fails to kill Napoleon Bonaparte.
- 1814The Treaty of Ghent is signed ending the War of 1812.
- 1871Aida opens in Cairo, Egypt.
- 1913The Italian Hall disaster (“1913 Massacre”) in Calumet, Michigan, results in the death of 73 Christmas party goers held by striking mine workers, including 59 children.
- 1914World War I: The “Christmas truce” begins.
- 1943World War II: U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower is named Supreme Allied Commander for the Invasion of Normandy.
- 1964Vietnam War: Viet Cong operatives bomb the Brinks Hotel in Saigon, South Vietnam to demonstrate they can strike an American installation in the heavily guarded capital.
- 1969Nigerian troops capture Umuahia, the last Biafran capital before its dissolution became Owerri
- 1999Indian Airlines Flight 814 hijacked in Indian airspace between Kathmandu, Nepal, and Delhi, India; aircraft eventually landed at Kandahar, Afghanistan. Ordeal ended on December 31 with the release of 190 survivors (one passenger killed).
View the complete list of December 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 24, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mark Rydell, Tom Paxton, Reef the Lost Cauze, Victor Lundin, Benjamín Rojas, Hannah Taylor-Gordon, Bernard Cribbins, Shreela Ghosh, Koharu Kusumi, Rosalinda Galli.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 24 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 Water is the Eastern element of a person born on December 24, 1942.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th December 1942 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 12, 1966. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +207. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 25, 1932. Your incompatibility score is -203. 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?
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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 Thailand approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 24, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 358th day of 1942
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 52nd Thursday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 311 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,813 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,271 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.38 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 941
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 1, 1974
- Age in dog years: 362 dog years old using a Appenzeller Sennenhunde breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Water
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: November 12, 1966 (+207)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 25, 1932 (-203)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 11, 1923 – Betsy Drake, French-American actress and singer; September 13, 1995 – Robbie Kay, English actor; September 12, 1951 – Ray Gravell, Welsh rugby player and actor (d. 2007).
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