Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st of December 1998 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, 1998 was a Thursday and it was the 365th day of the year 1998. It was the 53rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1998 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 253 days left before your next birthday. You will be 23 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,148 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 2,716 days or 7.44 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 276 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on September 8, 2030.
If a dog named Avacyn - a Chow Chow breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 136 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 Avacyn will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Avacyn 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.
- 1910Carl Dudley
- 1933Edward Bunker
- 1941Johnny Leeze
- 1951Terry Rhoads
- 1961Nina Li
- 1965Nicholas Sparks
- 1970Danny McNamara
- 1979Elaine Cassidy
- 1979Noriko Nakagoshi
- 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.
- 1805Marie d'Agoult, German-French historian and author (d. 1876)
- 1881Max Pechstein, German painter and academic (d. 1955)
- 1939Willye White, American sprinter and long jumper (d. 2007)
- 1952Vaughan Jones, New Zealand mathematician and academic
- 1953Michael Hedges, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1997)
- 1962Tyrone Corbin, American basketball player and coach
- 1963Konishiki Yasokichi, American-Japanese sumo wrestler
- 1977Donald Trump, Jr., American businessman
- 1987Javaris Crittenton, American basketball player
- 1995Gabby Douglas, American gymnast
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.
- 1600The British East India Company is chartered.
- 1695A window tax is imposed in England, causing many householders to brick up windows to avoid the tax.
- 1790Efimeris, the oldest Greek newspaper of which issues have survived till today, is published for the first time.
- 1955General Motors becomes the first U.S. corporation to make over US$1 billion in a year.
- 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.
- 2009Both a blue moon and a lunar eclipse occur.
- 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.
- 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 1998 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: Jan Leyers, Julia McKenzie, Sidney Toler, Charlie Day, Brenda Forbes, Monica, Abigail Breslin, Jeong Da-bin, Dinah Cancer, Susan Roman.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 31, 1998.
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 1998 is Holly for precious moments.
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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 5,935,213,248. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I’m Your Angel by R. Kelly and Céline Dion as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 2, 1999). 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 130,687,872 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1998. The estimated number of babies born on 31st December 1998 is 358,049. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 26,181 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 36,614 times in the year 1998. Any chance you are Emily 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 31” 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 31, 1998. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 365th day of 1998
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 53rd Thursday of 1998
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 253 days
- Age on next birthday: 23 years old
- Days since birth: 8,148 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,716 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.44 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 276
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 2030
- Age in dog years: 136 dog years old using a Chow Chow 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- 1998 world population: 5,935,213,248
- Number one song: I’m Your Angel by R. Kelly and Céline Dion (January 2, 1999)
- Babies born in 1998: 130,687,872
- Babies born in 1998 every day: 358,049
- Babies born in 1998 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 26,181 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 36,614 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.XII.MCMXCVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 6, 1983 – Ashley Madekwe, English actress; January 12, 1935 – Tomiko Ishii, Japanese actress; February 20, 1953 – Poison Ivy, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (The Cramps).
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