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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 21 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,224 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 4,741 days or 12.98 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 482 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 8, 2011.
If a dog named Wacho - a Portuguese Water Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 191 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 Wacho will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Wacho 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.
- 1919G. Wood
- 1923Giannis Dalianidis
- 1938Rosalind Cash
- 1943Ben Kingsley
- 1959Val Kilmer
- 1963Scott Ian
- 1968Gerry Dee
- 1970Danny McNamara
- 1979Noriko Nakagoshi
- 1985Jan Smit
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.
- 1491Jacques Cartier, French navigator and explorer (d. 1557)
- 1741Princess Isabella of Parma (d. 1763)
- 1900Ivan Riley, American hurdler (d. 1943)
- 1940Mani Neumeier, German drummer (Guru Guru)
- 1943Ben Kingsley, English actor
- 1946Tim Stevens, English bishop
- 1947Rita Lee, Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress (Os Mutantes)
- 1948René Robert, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1965Julie Doucet, Canadian cartoonist
- 1966Lisa Joyner, American journalist and actress
View the complete list of December 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 535Byzantine general Belisarius completes the conquest of Sicily, defeating the Gothic garrison of Palermo (Panormos), and ending his consulship for the year.
- 1759Arthur Guinness signs a 9,000 year lease at £45 per annum and starts brewing Guinness.
- 1775American Revolutionary War: Battle of Quebec: British forces repulse an attack by Continental Army General Richard Montgomery.
- 1796The incorporation of Baltimore as a city.
- 1862American Civil War: The Battle of Stones River begins near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
- 1951The Marshall Plan expires after distributing more than US$13.3 billion in foreign aid to rebuild Europe.
- 1961RTÉ, Ireland’s state broadcaster, launches its first national television service.
- 1963The Central African Federation officially collapses, subsequently becoming Zambia, Malawi and Rhodesia.
- 1981A coup d'état in Ghana removes President Hilla Limann’s PNP government and replaces it with the Provisional National Defence Council led by Flight lieutenant Jerry Rawlings.
- 2010Tornadoes touch down in midwestern and southern United States, including Washington County, Arkansas; Greater St. Louis, Sunset Hills, Missouri, Illinois, and Oklahoma, with a few tornadoes in the early hours. A total 36 tornadoes touched down, resulting in the deaths of nine people and $113 million in damages.
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: Christa B. Allen, Jim Piddock, John Cassavetes, Teresa Carreño, Alexander Ludwig, Paul Nicholls, Mohanlal, James Komack, Bubba Sparxxx, Maria Tănase.
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: 21 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 14,224 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,741 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.98 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 482
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 2011
- Age in dog years: 191 dog years old using a Portuguese Water Dog 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: January 9, 1989 – Nina Dobrev, Bulgarian-Canadian actress and singer; April 5, 1946 – Jane Asher, English actress; October 6, 1972 – Daniel Cavanagh, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Anathema).
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