Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 23rd 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 23, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 54th day of the year 1978. It was the 8th 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 208 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,863 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 5,288 days or 14.48 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 538 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 August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on November 1, 2009.
If a dog named Raynie Mae - a Standard Schnauzer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Raynie Mae will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Raynie Mae 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.
- 1955Howard Jones
- 1958David Sylvian
- 1959Linda Nolan
- 1970Marie-Josée Croze
- 1970Shoko Aida
- 1971Melinda Messenger
- 1975Natalia Verbeke
- 1986Skylar Grey
- 1992Samara Weaving
View the complete list of February 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 23.
- 1874Konstantin Päts, Estonian lawyer and politician, 1st President of Estonia (d. 1956)
- 1938Paul Morrissey, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1940Jackie Smith, American football player
- 1944Florian Fricke, German keyboard player (Popol Vuh and Gila)
- 1951Patricia Richardson, American actress and producer
- 1964John Norum, Norwegian guitarist and songwriter (Europe)
- 1966Mark Abrahamian, American guitarist (Starship) (d. 2012)
- 1969Daymond John, American fashion designer, founded FUBU
- 1976Kelly Macdonald, Scottish actress
- 1990Kevin Cheung, Mauritian swimmer
View the complete list of February 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 532Byzantine emperor Justinian I orders the building of a new Orthodox Christian basilica in Constantinople – the Hagia Sophia.
- 1739Richard Palmer is identified at York Castle, by his former schoolteacher, as the outlaw Dick Turpin.
- 1861President-elect Abraham Lincoln arrives secretly in Washington, D.C., after the thwarting of an alleged assassination plot in Baltimore, Maryland.
- 1942World War II: Japanese submarines fire artillery shells at the California coastline near Santa Barbara.
- 1943A fire breaks out at St. Joseph’s Orphanage, County Cavan, Ireland, killing 36 people (35 of whom are children).
- 1945World War II: The 11th Airborne Division, with Filipino guerrillas, free the captives of the Los Baños internment camp.
- 1980Iran hostage crisis: Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini states that Iran’s parliament will decide the fate of the American embassy hostages.
- 1991In Thailand, General Sunthorn Kongsompong leads a bloodless coup d'état, deposing Prime Minister Chatichai Choonhavan.
- 1999Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Öcalan is charged with treason in Ankara, Turkey.
- 2008A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit bomber crashes on Guam. It is the first operational loss of a B-2.
View the complete list of February 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 23, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dale Earnhardt, Jr., David Wachs, Isabella Glyn, Frank Corsaro, Kerem Özyeğen, Naomi Judd, Kyle Labine, Ian Petrella, Howard Smith, Janet Street-Porter.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 23 is Pisces ♓ (The Fish) – a mutable sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Neptune – the planet of dreams and imagination. 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 February 23, 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 Pisces is amethyst. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd February 1978 is Violet for modesty.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 24, 1984. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +229. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 11, 1995. Your score is -238. 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 4,304,105,753. (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 25, 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 Canada approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, broker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Bohemian personality, mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem – to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
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 23rd 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 23” 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 February 23, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 54th day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 8th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 208 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,863 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,288 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.48 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 538
- Next full moon: August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on November 1, 2009
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Standard Schnauzer breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- Western zodiac sign: Pisces ♓ (The Fish)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Neptune – the planet of dreams and imagination
- Western zodiac gemstone: Amethyst
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Amethyst
- Mystical birthstone: Bloodstone (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Violet for modesty
- Best compatible birthday: June 24, 1984 (+229)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 11, 1995 (-238)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Stayin’ Alive by Bee Gees (February 25, 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: XXIII.II.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 13, 1935 – Bruce Morrow, American radio host and actor; January 22, 1957 – Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian and actor (d. 1993); March 15, 1973 – Robin Hunicke, American video game designer and producer.
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