Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of January 1980 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, 1980 was a Tuesday and it was the 1st day of the year 1980. It was the 1st Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 282 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,328 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 4,776 days or 13.08 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 486 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 9, 2011.
If a dog named Sammybear - a Rat Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 176 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 Sammybear will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Sammybear 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
- 1900Xavier Cugat
- 1919Carole Landis
- 1920Willie Fennell
- 1943Don Novello
- 1977Jerry Yan
- 1978Vidya Balan
- 1981Jonas Armstrong
- 1986Lee Sungmin
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.
- 1484Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss pastor and theologian (d. 1531)
- 1806Lionel Kieseritzky, Estonian-French chess player (d. 1853)
- 1891Sampurnanand, Indian educator and politician, 3rd Governor of Rajasthan (d. 1969)
- 1950Tony Currie, English footballer
- 1950Wayne Bennett, Australian rugby player and coach
- 1958Dave Silk, American ice hockey player and coach
- 1963Lina Kačiušytė, Lithuanian swimmer
- 1969Nicolle Dickson, Australian actress
- 1984Rubens Sambueza, Argentinian footballer
- 1986Colin Morgan, Northern Irish actor
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.
- 1861Porfirio Díaz conquers Mexico City, Mexico.
- 1947The Canadian Citizenship Act 1946 comes into effect, converting British subjects into Canadian citizens. Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes the first Canadian citizen.
- 1958The European Economic Community is established.
- 1979Formal diplomatic relations are established between China and the United States.
- 1982ITV franchise ATV gets replaced by Central
- 1984Brunei becomes independent of the United Kingdom.
- 1999The Euro currency is introduced in 11 countries - members of the European Union (with the exception of the United Kingdom, Denmark, Greece and Sweden).
- 2002Euro banknotes and coins become legal tender in twelve of the European Union’s member states.
- 2007Adam Air Flight 574 disappears over Indonesia with 102 people on board.
- 2015Lithuania becomes the 19th member of the Eurozone.
View the complete list of January 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 1, and 1980 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: Ann-Margret, Doug Savant, Michael Cole, Willie Colón, Bryan Forbes, Charley Grapewin, Björn Granath, Eleanor Bron, David Beckham, Emily Haines.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 1, 1980.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st January 1980 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 5, 1991. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +101. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 17, 1968. Your incompatibility score is -130. 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!
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 5, 1980). 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 Central England approximately on 975. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 1st January 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 1, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 1st day of 1980
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 1st Tuesday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 282 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,328 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,776 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.08 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 486
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 9, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Rat Terrier 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: 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 5, 1991 (+101)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 17, 1968 (-130)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band (January 5, 1980)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 22, 1928 – Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Brazilian director, producer, and screenwriter; October 14, 1990 – Raquel Diaz, American wrestler and singer; May 5, 1935 – Bernard Pivot, French journalist, talk show host, and producer.
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