Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of January 1970 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!
January 1, 1970 was a Thursday and it was the 1st day of the year 1970. It was the 1st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1970 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 131 days left before your next birthday. You will be 50 years old when that day comes. There have been 18,131 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 6,044 days or 16.55 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 614 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 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 9, 2001.
If a dog named Sammy Ballester - a Australian Shepherd breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 240 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 Sammy Ballester will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Sammy Ballester 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.
- 1908Bill Tapia
- 1919Rocky Graziano
- 1923Valentina Cortese
- 1938Frank Langella
- 1943Stanley Kamel
- 1946Susannah McCorkle
- 1952İbrahim Tatlıses
- 1973Danny Lloyd
- 1981Jacqui Maxwell
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.
- 1774André Marie Constant Duméril, French zoologist and academic (d. 1860)
- 1904Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani lawyer and politician, 5th President of Pakistan (d. 1982)
- 1920Willie Fennell, Australian comedian and actor (d. 1992)
- 1928Ernest Tidyman, American author and screenwriter (d. 1984)
- 1942Anthony Hamilton-Smith, 3rd Baron Colwyn, English dentist and politician
- 1942Country Joe McDonald, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Country Joe and the Fish)
- 1956Sheila McCarthy, Canadian actress and singer
- 1971Juan Carlos Plata, Guatemalan footballer
- 1973Magnus Sahlgren, Swedish guitarist (Lake of Tears, Dismember, and Tiamat)
- 1975Fernando Tatís, Dominican baseball player
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.
- 417Emperor Honorius forces Galla Placidia into marriage to Constantius, his famous general (magister militum).
- 1515King Francis I of France succeeds to the French throne.
- 1600Scotland begins its numbered year on January 1 instead of March 25.
- 1899Spanish rule ends in Cuba.
- 1929The former municipalities of Point Grey, British Columbia and South Vancouver, British Columbia are amalgamated into Vancouver.
- 1962Western Samoa achieves independence from New Zealand; its name is changed to the Independent State of Western Samoa.
- 1993A single market within the European Community is introduced.
- 1995Sweden, Austria, and Finland are admitted into the European Union.
- 2002Taiwan officially joins the World Trade Organization, as Chinese Taipei.
- 2015The Eurasian Economic Union comes into effect, creating a political and economic union between Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
View the complete list of January 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 1, and 1970 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Courtney Thorpe, Aubrey Miles, Joe Pesci, Louis Malle, Norman Jewison, Tōko Aoyama, Dave Van Ronk, Chris Kattan, David L. Cook, Casey Siemaszko.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 1, 1970.
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 1970 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 10, 1960. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +139. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 31, 1976. Your incompatibility score is -138. 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 3,712,697,742. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head by B.J. Thomas as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 3, 1970). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,504,132 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1970. The estimated number of babies born on 1st January 1970 is 332,888. That’s equivalent to 231 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 46,157 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,303 times in the year 1970. 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 January 1” 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 January 1, 1970. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 1st day of 1970
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 1st Thursday of 1970
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 131 days
- Age on next birthday: 50 years old
- Days since birth: 18,131 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,044 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.55 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 614
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 9, 2001
- Age in dog years: 240 dog years old using a Australian Shepherd breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: May 10, 1960 (+139)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 31, 1976 (-138)
- 1970 world population: 3,712,697,742
- Number one song: Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head by B.J. Thomas (January 3, 1970)
- Babies born in 1970: 121,504,132
- Babies born in 1970 every day: 332,888
- Babies born in 1970 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 46,157 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,303 babies
- Roman numerals: I.I.MCMLXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 30, 1913 – Bill Walsh, American screenwriter and producer (d. 1975); June 3, 1942 – Curtis Mayfield, American singer-songwriter and producer (The Impressions) (d. 1999); October 12, 1968 – Mark Donovan, Welsh actor.
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