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February 28, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 59th day of the year 1979. It was the 9th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Wednesday. 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 157 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,453 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 4,818 days or 13.19 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 489 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 September 25 at 02:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on November 6, 2010.
If a dog named Clhoe - a Great Dane breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 223 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 Clhoe will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Clhoe 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.
- 1917Odette Laure
- 1931Gavin MacLeod
- 1940Joe South
- 1943Ronnie Wells
- 1972Rory Cochrane
- 1976Ali Larter
- 1984Ben Fagan
- 1986Min Hyo-rin
- 1988Markéta Irglová
- 1997Kyoko Yoshine
View the complete list of February 28 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 28.
- 1882José Vasconcelos, Mexican philosopher, lawyer, and politician, Mexican Secretary of Public Education (d. 1959)
- 1909Stephen Spender, English author and poet (d. 1995)
- 1945Mimsy Farmer, American-French actress and sculptor
- 1953Paul Krugman, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1960Tōru Ōkawa, Japanese voice actor
- 1961Éric Bachelart, Belgian race car driver
- 1969Butch Leitzinger, American race car driver
- 1973Masato Tanaka, Japanese wrestler
- 1980Piotr Giza, Polish footballer
- 1981Brian Bannister, American baseball player
View the complete list of February 28 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1710In the Battle of Helsingborg, 14,000 Danish invaders under Jørgen Rantzau are decisively defeated by an equally sized Swedish force under Magnus Stenbock. This is the last time Swedish and Danish troops meet on Swedish soil.
- 1867Seventy years of Holy See–United States relations are ended by a Congressional ban on federal funding of diplomatic envoys to the Vatican and are not restored until January 10, 1984.
- 1870The Bulgarian Exarchate is established by decree of Sultan Abd-ul-Aziz of the Ottoman Empire.
- 1922The United Kingdom ends its protectorate over Egypt through a Unilateral Declaration of Independence.
- 1953James Watson and Francis Crick announce to friends that they have determined the chemical structure of DNA; the formal announcement takes place on April 25 following publication in April’s Nature (pub. April 2).
- 1958A school bus in Floyd County, Kentucky hits a wrecker truck and plunges down an embankment into the rain-swollen Levisa Fork river. The driver and 26 children die in what remains one of the worst school bus accidents in U.S. history.
- 1985The Provisional Irish Republican Army carries out a mortar attack on the Royal Ulster Constabulary police station at Newry, killing nine officers in the highest loss of life for the RUC on a single day.
- 2001The Nisqually earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale hits the Nisqually Valley and the Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia area of the U.S. state of Washington.
- 2004Over one million Taiwanese participating in the 228 Hand-in-Hand Rally form a 500 km long human chain to commemorate the 228 Incident in 1947
- 2013Pope Benedict XVI resigns as the pope of the Catholic Church becoming the first pope to do so since 1415.
View the complete list of February 28 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 28, and 1979 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: Pierre Lapointe, Maja Keuc, Julie Wilson, Danielle Harold, Volker Schlöndorff, Paul Ryan, Percy Rodriguez, Willam Belli, Bonobo, Bill Brochtrup.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 28 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on February 28, 1979.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 28th February 1979 is Violet for modesty.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 16, 1989. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +138. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 25, 1974. Your incompatibility score is -143. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? by Rod Stewart as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (March 3, 1979). 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 Western Russia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 28th February 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about February 28, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 59th day of 1979
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 9th Wednesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2018
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 157 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,453 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,818 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.19 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 489
- Next full moon: September 25 at 02:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on November 6, 2010
- Age in dog years: 223 dog years old using a Great Dane 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: 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- February modern birthstone: Amethyst
- February mystical birthstone: Bloodstone (based on Tibetan origin)
- February birth flower: Violet for modesty
- Best compatible birthday: November 16, 1989 (+138)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 25, 1974 (-143)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? by Rod Stewart (March 3, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 30, 1988 – Leon Jackson, Scottish singer; December 29, 1979 – Diego Luna, Mexican actor, director, and producer; March 18, 1911 – Kullo Must, Estonian film producer (d. 1987).
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