Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of January 1942 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 9 minutes. Enjoy!
January 1, 1942 was a Thursday and it was the 1st day of the year 1942. It was the 1st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 27 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,558 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 9,853 days or 26.98 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,001 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 December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 9, 1973.
If a dog named Vitus - a Pekingese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 340 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 Vitus will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Vitus 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.
- 1868Snitz Edwards
- 1879William Fox
- 1919Rocky Graziano
- 1921Regina Bianchi
- 1942Judy Stone
- 1943Stanley Kamel
- 1964Dedee Pfeiffer
- 1977Jerry Yan
- 1986Colin Morgan
- 1988Ghazala Javed
View the complete list of January 1 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 1.
- 1864Alfred Stieglitz, American photographer and curator (d. 1946)
- 1867Mary Ackworth Evershed, English astronomer and Dante scholar (d. 1949)
- 1930Frederick Wiseman, American director and producer
- 1932Leman Çıdamlı, Turkish actress (d. 2012)
- 1938Clay Cole, American television host and producer (d. 2010)
- 1942Gennadi Sarafanov, Russian colonel, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2005)
- 1961Fiona Phillips, English journalist
- 1980Richie Faulkner, English guitarist and songwriter (Judas Priest)
- 1982Egidio Arévalo Ríos, Uruguayan footballer
- 1985Eyjólfur Héðinsson, Icelandic footballer and model
View the complete list of January 1 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 404An infuriated Roman mob tears Telemachus, a Christian monk, to pieces for trying to stop a gladiators’ fight in the public arena held in Rome.
- 1863American Civil War: The Emancipation Proclamation takes effect in Confederate territory.
- 1877Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom is proclaimed Empress of India.
- 1890The Rose Parade in Pasadena, California, is first held.
- 1929The former municipalities of Point Grey, British Columbia and South Vancouver, British Columbia are amalgamated into Vancouver.
- 1945World War II: In retaliation for the Malmedy massacre, U.S. troops massacre 30 SS prisoners at Chenogne.
- 1964The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland is divided into the independent republics of Zambia and Malawi, and the British-controlled Rhodesia.
- 1983The ARPANET officially changes to using the Internet Protocol, creating the Internet.
- 1986Aruba becomes independent of Curaçao, though it remains in free association with the Netherlands.
- 1994The North American Free Trade Agreement comes into effect.
View the complete list of January 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 1, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Ron Glass, Kim Hamilton, Jane Oineza, Chris Hawkins, Kevin Moore, Sam Andrew, Craig Morgan, Rowan Blanchard, Mare Winningham, Jacques Tati.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 1 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on January 1, 1942.
Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st January 1942 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 9, 1936. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +141. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 30, 1954. Your score is -149. 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?
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I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 575. 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: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 1, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 1st day of 1942
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 1st Thursday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2024: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 27 days
- Age on next birthday: 81 years old
- Days since birth: 29,558 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,853 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.98 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,001
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 9, 1973
- Age in dog years: 340 dog years old using a Pekingese breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: June 9, 1936 (+141)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 30, 1954 (-149)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
- Roman numerals: I.I.MCMXLII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 8, 1921 – Harry Secombe, Welsh-English actor and singer (d. 2001); August 4, 1978 – Mick Cain, American actor; December 21, 1971 – Matthieu Chedid, French singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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