Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 5th 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 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 137 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,934 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 5,311 days or 14.54 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 540 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 14, 2009.
If a dog named Kojiro - a Vizsla 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 Kojiro will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kojiro 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.
- 1919Tim Holt
- 1933Norm Grabowski
- 1941Stephen J. Cannell
- 1946Charlotte Rampling
- 1947Regina Duarte
- 1948Errol Morris
- 1968Eyþór Guðjónsson
- 1973Trijntje Oosterhuis
- 1977Simone Cristicchi
- 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.
- 1824Alfonso Capecelatro, Italian cardinal (d. 1912)
- 1847Eduard Magnus Jakobson, Estonian missionary and engraver (d. 1903)
- 1937Gaston Roelants, Belgian runner
- 1937Larry Hillman, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
- 1948Barbara Hershey, American actress
- 1948Christopher Guest, American actor and director
- 1948Sven-Göran Eriksson, Swedish footballer and manager
- 1964Alexia Vassiliou, Cypriot singer-songwriter
- 1964Piotr Trzaskalski, Polish director and screenwriter
- 1986Janne Korpi, Finnish snowboarder and harness racer
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.
- 1782Spanish defeat British forces and capture Minorca.
- 1909Belgian chemist Leo Baekeland announces the creation of Bakelite, the world’s first synthetic plastic.
- 1939Generalísimo Francisco Franco becomes the 68th “Caudillo de España”, or Leader of Spain.
- 1946The Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea.
- 1958A hydrogen bomb known as the Tybee Bomb is lost by the US Air Force off the coast of Savannah, Georgia, never to be recovered.
- 1976The 1976 swine flu outbreak begins at Fort Dix, NJ.
- 1985Ugo Vetere, then the mayor of Rome, and Chedli Klibi, then the mayor of Carthage meet in Tunis to sign a treaty of friendship officially ending the Third Punic War which lasted 2,131 years.
- 1997The so-called Big Three banks in Switzerland announce the creation of a $71 million fund to aid Holocaust survivors and their families.
- 2000Russian forces massacre at least 60 civilians in the Novye Aldi suburb of Grozny, Chechnya.
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: Noah Reid, Frank Turner, Grigory Leps, Beren Saat, Kad Merad, Rossie Harris, Jessica Origliasso, State of Bengal, Rosa Blasi, Janet Carroll.
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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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 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: 137 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,934 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,311 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.54 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 540
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 14, 2009
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Vizsla 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: January 9, 1993 – Ashley Argota, American actress and singer; January 11, 1908 – Lionel Stander, American actor (d. 1994); April 16, 1939 – Boris Dvornik, Croatian actor (d. 2008).
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