Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 28th 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 28, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 362nd day of the year 1978. It was the 52nd Thursday 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 36 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,939 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 4,980 days or 13.63 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 506 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 5, 2010.
If a dog named Gander - a Cane Corso breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Gander will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Gander will age 5-6 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.
- 1905Cliff Arquette
- 1939Gloria Manon
- 1941Tetsuya Watari
- 1950Alex Chilton
- 1972Patrick Rafter
- 1973Alex Dimitriades
- 1978Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace
- 1981Sienna Miller
- 1987Hannah Tointon
- 1998Jared Gilman
View the complete list of December 28 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 28.
- 1882Arthur Eddington, English astronomer, physicist, and mathematician (d. 1944)
- 1902Mortimer J. Adler, American philosopher and author (d. 2001)
- 1926Donna Hightower, American singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1929Terry Sawchuk, Canadian-American ice hockey player (d. 1970)
- 1940Don Francisco, Chilean-American television host
- 1968Akihiko Hoshide, Japanese engineer and astronaut
- 1972Roberto Palacios, Peruvian footballer
- 1973Holger Blume, German sprinter
- 1973Seth Meyers, American actor, producer, screenwriter, and talk show host
- 1987Matthias Schwarz, German footballer
View the complete list of December 28 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1065Westminster Abbey is consecrated.
- 1835Osceola leads his Seminole warriors in Florida into the Second Seminole War against the United States Army.
- 1867United States claims Midway Atoll, the first territory annexed outside Continental limits.
- 1879Tay Bridge disaster: The central part of the Tay Rail Bridge in Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom collapses as a train passes over it, killing 75.
- 1885Indian National Congress, a political party of India is founded in Bombay Presidency, British India.
- 1895Wilhelm Röntgen publishes a paper detailing his discovery of a new type of radiation, which later will be known as x-rays.
- 1944Maurice Richard becomes the first player to score eight points in one game of NHL ice hockey.
- 1972Kim Il-sung, already Prime Minister of North Korea and First Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, becomes the first President of North Korea.
- 1989A magnitude 5.6 earthquake hits Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, killing 13 people.
- 2000U.S. retail giant Montgomery Ward announces it is going out of business after 128 years.
View the complete list of December 28 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 28, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jô Soares, Pete Postlethwaite, Keith Hopwood, Dean Winters, Michael Pataki, Orrin Keepnews, Kathy Bates, Romeo Santos, Masashi Mikami, Chhabi Biswas.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 28 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 28, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 28th December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 14, 1997. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +117. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 14, 2002. Your score is -172. 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 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 28th 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 28” 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 28, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 362nd day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 52nd Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 36 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,939 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,980 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.63 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 506
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 5, 2010
- Age in dog years: 228 dog years old using a Cane Corso breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: July 14, 1997 (+117)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 14, 2002 (-172)
- 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
- Roman numerals: XXVIII.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 19, 1965 – Maria de Medeiros, Portuguese actress, singer, and director; October 19, 1948 – Patrick Simmons, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Doobie Brothers); March 4, 1953 – Kay Lenz, American actress.
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