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December 31, 1979 was a Monday and it was the 365th day of the year 1979. It was the 53rd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 76 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,169 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 4,723 days or 12.93 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 480 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 October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 8, 2011.
If a dog named Luna Bean - a Poodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Luna Bean will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Luna Bean 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.
- 1917Evelyn Knight
- 1942Andy Summers
- 1944Taylor Hackford
- 1953Michael Hedges
- 1964Michael McDonald
- 1970Danny McNamara
- 1979Elaine Cassidy
- 1985Jan Smit
- 1986Bronson Pelletier
- 1990Sam Faiers
View the complete list of December 31 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 31.
- 1830Alexander Smith, Scottish poet and critic (d. 1867)
- 1877Lawrence Beesley, English journalist and author (d. 1967)
- 1923Giannis Dalianidis, Greek actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2010)
- 1932Don James, American football player and coach (d. 2013)
- 1937Avram Hershko, Hungarian-Israeli biochemist and physician, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1971Esteban Loaiza, Mexican baseball player
- 1974Tony Kanaan, Brazilian race car driver
- 1975Rami Alanko, Finnish ice hockey player
- 1980Richie McCaw, New Zealand rugby player
- 1982Craig Gordon, Scottish footballer
View the complete list of December 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1790Efimeris, the oldest Greek newspaper of which issues have survived till today, is published for the first time.
- 1857Queen Victoria chooses Ottawa, then a small logging town, as the capital of Canada.
- 1906Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar signs the Persian Constitution of 1906.
- 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.
- 1965Jean-Bédel Bokassa, leader of the Central African Republic army, and his military officers begins a coup d'état against the government of President David Dacko.
- 1983In Nigeria a coup d'état led by Major General Muhammadu Buhari ends the Second Nigerian Republic.
- 1991All official Soviet Union institutions have ceased operations by this date and the Soviet Union is officially dissolved.
- 1998The European Exchange Rate Mechanism freezes the values of the legacy currencies in the Eurozone, and establishes the value of the euro currency.
- 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 1979 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: David Hartman, Jermaine Jackson, Takashi Sorimachi, Bun B, Lindsey Shaw, Jimmy Durante, Mikuru Uchino, Charlie Drake, Anton Newcombe, Roscoe Arbuckle.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 31, 1979.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st December 1979 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 4, 1962. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +124. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 17, 1968. Your incompatibility score is -145. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 5, 1980). 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 Newfoundland approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 31st December 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 31, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 365th day of 1979
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 53rd Monday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2018
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2020: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 76 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 14,169 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,723 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.93 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 480
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 2011
- Age in dog years: 218 dog years old using a Poodle 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: February 4, 1962 (+124)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 17, 1968 (-145)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band (January 5, 1980)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 14, 1971 – Tia Texada, American actress and singer; November 5, 1901 – Etta Moten Barnett, American actress and singer (d. 2004); November 3, 1966 – Elita Kļaviņa, Latvian actress.
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