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December 5, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 339th day of the year 1978. It was the 49th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 308 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,128 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 5,376 days or 14.72 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 546 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 13, 2010.
If a dog named Taffy - a Scottish Deerhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 248 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 Taffy will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Taffy 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.
- 1897Nunnally Johnson
- 1906Otto Preminger
- 1921Alvy Moore
- 1934Nikos Kourkoulos
- 1958Dean Erickson
- 1966Lee Seung-chul
- 1968Margaret Cho
- 1969Morgan J. Freeman
- 1973Mikelangelo Loconte
- 1978Pachrapa Chaichua
View the complete list of December 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 5.
- 1784George Shepherd, English draughtsman and watercolour painter (d. 1862)
- 1895Elbert Frank Cox, American mathematician and academic (d. 1969)
- 1900Jimmy Dimmock, English footballer (d. 1972)
- 1933Gennadiy Agapov, Russian race walker (d. 1999)
- 1946Andy Kim, Canadian singer-songwriter
- 1947Jim Messina, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Buffalo Springfield, Loggins and Messina, and Poco)
- 1949John Altman, English composer and conductor
- 1962Fred Rutten, Dutch footballer and manager
- 1985Shikhar Dhawan, Indian cricketer
- 1994Frida Aasen, Norwegian model
View the complete list of December 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 63 BCCicero gives the fourth and final of the Catiline Orations.
- 1766In London, James Christie holds his first sale.
- 1775At Fort Ticonderoga, Henry Knox begins his historic transport of artillery to Cambridge, Massachusetts.
- 1815Foundation of Maceió, Brazil.
- 1931Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow was destroyed by an order of Joseph Stalin.
- 1945Flight 19 is lost in the Bermuda Triangle.
- 1958Subscriber Trunk Dialling (STD) is inaugurated in the United Kingdom by Queen Elizabeth II when she speaks to the Lord Provost in a call from Bristol to Edinburgh.
- 1995Sri Lankan Civil War: The Sri Lankan government announces the conquest of the Tamil stronghold of Jaffna.
- 2006Commodore Frank Bainimarama overthrows the government in Fiji.
- 2014The first flight test of NASA’s Orion spacecraft launches successfully.
View the complete list of December 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 5, and 1978 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: D'banj, Kyosuke Himuro, Ali Nassirian, Vanessa Carlton, Satomi Ishihara, Omar Benson Miller, Eugene Roche, Daria Werbowy, Ryuhei Kitamura, Yung Berg.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 5 is Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer) – a mutable sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 5, 1978.
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 Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 30, 1951. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +141. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 3, 1965. Your score is -183. 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?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Le Freak by Chic as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 9, 1978). 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 Northern England approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 5th December 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 5, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 339th day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 49th Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2025: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 308 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,128 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,376 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 546
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 13, 2010
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a Scottish Deerhound 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: Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion
- Western zodiac gemstone: Topaz
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: June 30, 1951 (+141)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 3, 1965 (-183)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (December 9, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: V.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 4, 1940 – George A. Romero, American director and producer; October 4, 1945 – Clifton Davis, American singer-songwriter, actor, and minister; April 14, 1977 – Sarah Michelle Gellar, American actress and producer.
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