Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st of December 1959 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 31, 1959 was a Thursday and it was the 365th day of the year 1959. It was the 53rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 164 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,751 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 7,250 days or 19.85 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 737 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 August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 8, 1991.
If a dog named Ryker - a Bulldog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Ryker will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Ryker 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.
- 1918Virginia Davis
- 1923Giannis Dalianidis
- 1924Taylor Mead
- 1941Johnny Leeze
- 1941Sarah Miles
- 1941Sean S. Cunningham
- 1973Malcolm Middleton
- 1985Jan Smit
- 1986Bronson Pelletier
- 1990Sam Faiers
View the complete list of December 31 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 31.
- 1552Simon Forman, English occultist and astrologer (d. 1611)
- 1880George Marshall, American general and politician, 50th United States Secretary of State, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1959)
- 1900Ivan Riley, American hurdler (d. 1943)
- 1915Sam Ragan, American journalist, author, and poet (d. 1996)
- 1932Don James, American football player and coach (d. 2013)
- 1947Tim Matheson, American actor, director, and producer
- 1959Paul Westerberg, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Replacements)
- 1963Scott Ian, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Anthrax, Stormtroopers of Death, The Damned Things, and Damnocracy)
- 1971Brent Barry, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 1972Joey McIntyre, American singer-songwriter and actor (New Kids on the Block)
View the complete list of December 31 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 406Vandals, Alans and Suebians cross the Rhine, beginning an invasion of Gaul.
- 1229James I of Aragon the Conqueror enters Medina Mayurqa (now known as Palma, Spain) thus consummating the Christian reconquest of the island of Majorca.
- 1862American Civil War: Abraham Lincoln signs an act that admits West Virginia to the Union, thus dividing Virginia in two.
- 1862American Civil War: The Battle of Stones River begins near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
- 1879Thomas Edison demonstrates incandescent lighting to the public for the first time, in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
- 1923The chimes of Big Ben are broadcast on radio for the first time by the BBC.
- 1944World War II: Operation Nordwind, the last major German offensive on the Western Front begins.
- 1983In Nigeria a coup d'état led by Major General Muhammadu Buhari ends the Second Nigerian Republic.
- 1983The AT&T Bell System is broken up by the United States Government.
- 1999The United States Government hands control of the Panama Canal (as well all the adjacent land to the canal known as the Panama Canal Zone) to Panama. This act complied with the signing of the 1977 Torrijos–Carter Treaties.
View the complete list of December 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 31, and 1959 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: Ray Peterson, Agot Isidro, Donna Dixon, J. Madison Wright Morris, Ayaka Umeda, Troy Evans, Kemal Sunal, Andy Partridge, Jenette Goldstein, Jon Hamm.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 31 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 31, 1959.
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 31st December 1959 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 14, 1932. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +172. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 17, 1946. Your incompatibility score is -154. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was El Paso by Marty Robbins as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 4, 1960). 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 Oceania approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 31st December 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 31, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 365th day of 1959
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 53rd Thursday of 1959
- 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: 164 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,751 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,250 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.85 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 737
- Next full moon: August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Bulldog 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: 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: October 14, 1932 (+172)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 17, 1946 (-154)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: El Paso by Marty Robbins (January 4, 1960)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 3, 1976 – Herman Li, Hong Kong-English guitarist and producer (DragonForce and Demoniac); June 26, 1970 – Sean Hayes, American actor, singer, and producer; April 23, 1969 – Byron Thames, American actor.
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