Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st of December 1980 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, 1980 was a Wednesday and it was the 366th day of the year 1980. It was the 53rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 285 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,959 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 4,653 days or 12.74 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 472 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 8, 2012.
If a dog named Paka - a West Highland White Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 172 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 Paka will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Paka 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.
- 1910Carl Dudley
- 1917Evelyn Knight
- 1928Tatyana Shmyga
- 1942Andy Summers
- 1947Rita Lee
- 1948Donna Summer
- 1959Val Kilmer
- 1973Malcolm Middleton
- 1984Paul Rodriguez
- 1985Jan Smit
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.
- 1514Andreas Vesalius, Belgian anatomist, physician, and author (d. 1564)
- 1910Carl Dudley, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1973)
- 1939Willye White, American sprinter and long jumper (d. 2007)
- 1943Pete Quaife, English bass player (The Kinks) (d. 2010)
- 1944Neil Ross, English-American voice actor
- 1951Tom Hamilton, American bass player and songwriter (Aerosmith)
- 1954Hermann Tilke, German race car driver and engineer
- 1958Bebe Neuwirth, American actress and singer
- 1968Junot Díaz, Dominican-American author and academic
- 1971Esteban Loaiza, Mexican baseball player
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.
- 1229James I of Aragon the Conqueror enters Medina Mayurqa (now known as Palma, Spain) thus consummating the Christian reconquest of the island of Majorca.
- 1501The First Battle of Cannanore commences.
- 1878Karl Benz, working in Mannheim, Germany, filed for a patent on his first reliable two-stroke gas engine, and he was granted the patent in 1879.
- 1907The first New Year’s Eve celebration is held in Times Square (then known as Longacre Square) in New York, New York.
- 1909Manhattan Bridge opens.
- 1986A fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, kills 97 and injures 140.
- 1988Pittsburgh Penguins’ Mario Lemieux becomes the only National Hockey League player to score goals in five different ways: even strength, shorthanded, power play, penalty shot, and empty net, during an 8–6 win over the New Jersey Devils.
- 1999First President of Russia, Boris Yeltsin, resigns from office, leaving Prime Minister Vladimir Putin as the acting President and successor.
- 1999Indian Airlines Flight 814 hijacking ended after seven days with the release of 190 survivors at Kandahar Airport, Afghanistan.
- 2011NASA succeeds in putting the first of two Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory satellites in orbit around the Moon.
View the complete list of December 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 31, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Andy Hamilton, Eddi Reader, Geoffrey Davies, Jim Reeves, Atsuko Kurusu, Fred Rogers, Empress Schuck, Anna Gunn, Eva LaRue, Robert Hossein.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on December 31, 1980.
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 31st December 1980 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 1, 1963. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +164. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 2, 2000. Your incompatibility score is -167. 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 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 3, 1981). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Austria approximately on 725. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 31st December 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 31, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 366th day of 1980
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 53rd Wednesday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 285 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 13,959 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,653 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.74 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 472
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 2012
- Age in dog years: 172 dog years old using a West Highland White Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: February 1, 1963 (+164)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 2, 2000 (-167)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon (January 3, 1981)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 16, 1974 – Loona, Dutch singer-songwriter and dancer; September 25, 1933 – Ian Tyson, Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Ian & Sylvia and Great Speckled Bird); January 23, 1973 – Epi Quizon, Filipino actor.
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