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December 27, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 361st day of the year 1978. It was the 52nd 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 16 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,594 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 4,865 days or 13.32 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 494 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 4, 2010.
If a dog named Palmer - a West Highland White 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 Palmer will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Palmer 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.
- 1916Cahide Sonku
- 1943Joan Manuel Serrat
- 1944Mick Jones
- 1946Janet Street-Porter
- 1952David Knopfler
- 1958Barbara Crampton
- 1974Masi Oka
- 1976Aaron Stanford
- 1980Cas Haley
- 1990Lazaro Arbos
View the complete list of December 27 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 27.
- 1761Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly, Russian field marshal and politician, Governor-General of Finland (d. 1818)
- 1864Hermann-Paul, French painter and illustrator (d. 1940)
- 1896Maurice De Waele, Belgian cyclist (d. 1952)
- 1899U Vimala, a renowned Burmese bhikkhu and vipassanā meditation master of Theravada Buddhism (d. 1962)
- 1907Asaf Halet Çelebi, Turkish poet (d. 1958)
- 1917Onni Palaste, Finnish soldier and author (d. 2009)
- 1941Miles Aiken, American basketball player and coach
- 1966Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American-Bahamian author
- 1972Matt Slocum, American guitarist and songwriter (Sixpence None the Richer)
- 1976Tim Roberts, American wrestler (d. 2015)
View the complete list of December 27 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1512The Spanish Crown issues the Laws of Burgos, governing the conduct of settlers with regard to native Indians in the New World.
- 1845Ether anesthetic is used for childbirth for the first time by Dr. Crawford Long in Jefferson, Georgia.
- 1911“Jana Gana Mana”, the national anthem of India, is first sung in the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress.
- 1922Japanese aircraft carrier Hōshō becomes the first purpose built aircraft carrier to be commissioned in the world.
- 1927Show Boat, considered to be the first true American musical play, opens at the Ziegfeld Theatre on Broadway.
- 1929Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin orders the “liquidation of the kulaks as a class”, ostensibly as an effort to spread socialism to the countryside.
- 1939Erzincan, Turkey, is hit by an earthquake, killing 30,000.
- 1978Spain becomes a democracy after 40 years of fascist dictatorship.
- 1997Protestant paramilitary leader Billy Wright is assassinated in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
- 2001China is granted permanent normal trade relations with the United States.
View the complete list of December 27 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 27, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Frankie Lymon, Alan Tudyk, Doris Belack, Luc Bondy, Joo Hyun, Taylor Fry, Mary Howard de Liagre, Natali Thanou, Guy Sebastian, Laura Fygi.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 27 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 27, 1978.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 27th December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
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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 30, 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 Japan 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 27th 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 27, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 361st day of 1978
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 52nd Wednesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2020: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 16 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,594 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,865 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.32 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 494
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 4, 2010
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a West Highland White Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (December 30, 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: February 18, 1985 – Todd Lasance, Australian actor; November 13, 1950 – Mary Lou Metzger, American singer and dancer; September 9, 1986 – Helen Kurup, English actress.
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