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February 5, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 36th day of the year 1978. It was the 6th Sunday 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 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 225 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,846 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 5,282 days or 14.46 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 537 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 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 14, 2009.
If a dog named Doo - a Sussex Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Doo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Doo 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.
- 1930Rostislav Yankovsky
- 1942Cory Wells
- 1948Errol Morris
- 1952Daniel Balavoine
- 1955Kenji Ohba
- 1962Jacqui Dankworth
- 1964Laura Linney
- 1968Eyþór Guðjónsson
- 1982Yū Kobayashi
- 1992Nabilla Benattia
View the complete list of February 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 5.
- 1608Gaspar Schott, German mathematician and physicist (d. 1666)
- 1897Dirk Stikker, Dutch businessman and politician, 3rd Secretary General of NATO (d. 1979)
- 1915Robert Hofstadter, American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1990)
- 1950Jonathan Freeman, American actor, singer, voice artist, and comedian
- 1954Cliff Martinez, American drummer and songwriter
- 1956Betty Ong, American flight attendant on American Airlines Flight 11 (d. 2001)
- 1982Marc Kennedy, Canadian curler
- 1986Carlos Villanueva, Chilean footballer
- 1987Vernus Abbott, Saint Lucian footballer
- 2001Juan Karlos Labajo, Filipino-German singer and actor
View the complete list of February 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1778South Carolina becomes the second state to ratify the Articles of Confederation.
- 1818Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte ascends to the thrones of Sweden and Norway.
- 1869The largest alluvial gold nugget in history, called the “Welcome Stranger”, is found in Moliagul, Victoria, Australia.
- 1945World War II: General Douglas MacArthur returns to Manila.
- 1963The European Court of Justice’s ruling in Van Gend en Loos v Nederlandse Administratie der Belastingen establishes the principle of direct effect, one of the most important, if not the most important, decisions in the development of European Union law.
- 1972Bob Douglas becomes the first African American elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
- 1975Riots break in Lima, Peru after the police forces go on strike the day before. The uprising (locally known as the Limazo) is bloodily suppressed by the military dictatorship.
- 1976The 1976 swine flu outbreak begins at Fort Dix, NJ.
- 1997The so-called Big Three banks in Switzerland announce the creation of a $71 million fund to aid Holocaust survivors and their families.
- 2008A major tornado outbreak across the Southern United States kills 57.
View the complete list of February 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 5, 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: Paul Wesley, Ciara Hanna, Tony Gatlif, Katharine Houghton, Justine Frischmann, Ming-Na Wen, Monty Woolley, Vincent Gallo, Paul Walker, Frank Finlay.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 5 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 5, 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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th February 1978 is Violet for modesty.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 16, 1982. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +143. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 13, 1990. Your score is -98. 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 11, 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 New Zealand 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 5th 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 5” 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 5, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 36th day of 1978
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 6th Sunday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 225 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,846 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,282 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.46 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 537
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 14, 2009
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Sussex Spaniel 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: 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 16, 1982 (+143)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 13, 1990 (-98)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Stayin’ Alive by Bee Gees (February 11, 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.II.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 16, 1950 – Loyd Grossman, American-English singer, guitarist, and television host; May 2, 1981 – Robert Buckley, American actor; September 15, 1908 – Penny Singleton, American actress and singer (d. 2003).
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