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 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 190 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,151 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 5,050 days or 13.83 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 514 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 September 9, 2011.
If a dog named Rachel - a Pembroke Welsh Corgi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Rachel will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Rachel 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.
- 1917Albert Mol
- 1919Rocky Graziano
- 1935Brian G. Hutton
- 1937Matt Robinson
- 1938Clay Cole
- 1952Stephanie Faracy
- 1964Dedee Pfeiffer
- 1964Juliana Donald
- 1977Jerry Yan
- 1985Eyjólfur Héðinsson
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.
- 1709Johann Heinrich Hartmann Bätz, German-Dutch organ builder (d. 1770)
- 1878Agner Krarup Erlang, Danish mathematician, statistician, and engineer (d. 1929)
- 1906Giovanni D'Anzi, Italian songwriter (d. 1974)
- 1909Stepan Bandera, Ukrainian soldier and politician (d. 1959)
- 1941Asrani, Indian actor and producer
- 1953Lynn Jones, American baseball player and coach
- 1956Ziad Rahbani, Lebanese pianist and composer
- 1959Panagiotis Giannakis, Greek basketball player and coach
- 1980Richie Faulkner, English guitarist and songwriter (Judas Priest)
- 1987Gia Coppola, American film director
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.
- 69The Roman legions in Germania Superior refuse to swear loyalty to Galba. They rebel and proclaim Vitellius as emperor.
- 193The Senate chooses Pertinax against his will to succeed Commodus as Roman emperor.
- 1773The hymn that became known as “Amazing Grace”, then titled “1 Chronicles 17:16–17” is first used to accompany a sermon led by John Newton in the town of Olney, England.
- 1812The Bishop of Durham, Shute Barrington, orders troops from Durham Castle to break up a miners’ strike in Chester-le-Street, Co. Durham
- 1860First Polish stamp is issued.
- 1902The first American college football bowl game, the Rose Bowl between Michigan and Stanford, is held in Pasadena, California.
- 1912The Republic of China is established.
- 1956A new year event causes panic and stampedes at Yahiko Shrine, Yahiko, Niigata, Japan, killing at least 124 people.
- 1995The World Trade Organization goes into effect.
- 1997Ghanaian diplomat Kofi Annan is appointed Secretary-General of the United Nations.
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: Larissa Marolt, Matthew John Armstrong, Gigi Lai, Yoon So-yi, Ron Silver, Rachael Bella, Paul Davis, F. Murray Abraham, Tamara Ecclestone, David Burtka.
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 Birthday 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 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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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 4,451,362,735. (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)
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, 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: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 190 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,151 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,050 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.83 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 514
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 9, 2011
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Pembroke Welsh Corgi 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
- Roman numerals: I.I.MCMLXXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 7, 1948 – Carol Douglas, American singer; January 24, 1959 – Akira Maeda, Japanese wrestler, mixed martial artist, and actor; June 9, 1989 – Chloë Agnew, Irish singer (Celtic Woman).
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