Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of February 1978 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!
February 2, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 33rd day of the year 1978. It was the 5th Thursday 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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 229 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,111 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 5,037 days or 13.79 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 512 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 July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 11, 2009.
If a dog named Krumpet - a Pomeranian breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Krumpet will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Krumpet 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.
- 1925Elaine Stritch
- 1937Remak Ramsay
- 1940David Jason
- 1942Bo Hopkins
- 1942Graham Nash
- 1950Barbara Sukowa
- 1954Hansi Hinterseer
- 1972Dana International
- 1975Naomi Grossman
- 1980Gucci Mane
View the complete list of February 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 2.
- 1208James I of Aragon (d. 1276)
- 1457Peter Martyr d'Anghiera, Italian-Spanish historian and author (d. 1526)
- 1695François de Chevert, French general (d. 1769)
- 1895Robert Philipp, American painter (d. 1981)
- 1915Stan Leonard, Canadian golfer (d. 2005)
- 1949Duncan Bannatyne, Scottish businessman and philanthropist
- 1963Stephen McGann, English actor
- 1972Melvin Mora, Venezuelan baseball player
- 1978Barry Ferguson, Scottish footballer and manager
- 1987Anthony Fainga'a, Australian rugby player
View the complete list of February 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1032Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor becomes King of Burgundy.
- 1536Spaniard Pedro de Mendoza founds Buenos Aires, Argentina.
- 1876The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs of Major League Baseball is formed.
- 1943World War II: The Battle of Stalingrad comes to conclusion as Soviet troops accept the surrender of 91,000 remnants of the Axis forces.
- 1959Dyatlov Pass incident
- 19821982 Hama massacre: the government of Syria attacks the town of Hama.
- 1989Soviet war in Afghanistan: The last Soviet armoured column leaves Kabul.
- 1990Apartheid: F. W. de Klerk announces the unbanning of the African National Congress and promises to release Nelson Mandela.
- 2000First digital cinema projection in Europe (Paris) realized by Philippe Binant with the DLP CINEMA technology developed by Texas Instruments.
- 2012The ferry MV Rabaul Queen sinks off the coast of Papua New Guinea near the Finschhafen District, with an estimated 300 people missing.
View the complete list of February 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 2, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Al Roker, Willy Denzey, Mac Powell, Ricky Bruch, Tomi Putaansuu, Don Walker, Glenn Lewis, Lex Luger, Edward Woodward, Blake Lewis.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 2 is Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer) – a fixed sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Uranus – the planet of originality. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on February 2, 1978.
Amethyst is the modern birthstone for the month of February while Bloodstone is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd February 1978 is Violet for modesty.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 15, 1950. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +136. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 21, 1961. Your incompatibility score is -117. 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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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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Stayin’ Alive by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (February 4, 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 Israel approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, broker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
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 2nd February 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)
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 February 2” 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.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about February 2, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 33rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 5th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 229 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,111 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,037 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.79 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 512
- Next full moon: July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 11, 2009
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Pomeranian breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- Western zodiac sign: Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Uranus – the planet of originality
- Western zodiac gemstone: Garnet
- Eastern zodiac animal: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Amethyst
- Mystical birthstone: Bloodstone (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Violet for modesty
- Best compatible birthday: October 15, 1950 (+136)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 21, 1961 (-117)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Stayin’ Alive by Bee Gees (February 4, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 4, 1992 – Dino Jelusić, Croatian singer-songwriter and pianist; December 30, 1937 – John Hartford, American singer-songwriter and fiddler (d. 2001); March 8, 1985 – Mio Takeuchi, Japanese actress.
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