Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 12th 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 11 minutes. Enjoy!
January 12, 1980 was a Saturday and it was the 12th day of the year 1980. It was the 2nd Saturday 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 30 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,580 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 4,860 days or 13.31 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 494 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 January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 20, 2011.
If a dog named Gladys - a Norfolk 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 Gladys will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Gladys 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.
- 1882Milton Sills
- 1930Glenn Yarbrough
- 1945Maggie Bell
- 1952Walter Mosley
- 1954Howard Stern
- 1957John Lasseter
- 1968Heather Mills
- 1977Piolo Pascual
- 1991Pixie Lott
- 1996Ella Henderson
View the complete list of January 12 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 12.
- 1562Charles Emmanuel I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1630)
- 1822Étienne Lenoir, French engineer, designed the internal combustion engine (d. 1900)
- 1869Bhagwan Das, Indian Theosophist and public figure (d. 1958)
- 1876Jack London, American author and journalist (d. 1916)
- 1905Nihal Atsız, Turkish author, poet, and philosopher (d. 1975)
- 1930Jennifer Johnston, Irish author and playwright
- 1964Laura Arraya, Argentinian-Peruvian tennis player
- 1965Rob Zombie, American singer-songwriter, producer, actor, and director
- 1969Margaret Nagle, American screenwriter and producer
- 1981Luis Ernesto Pérez, Mexican footballer
View the complete list of January 12 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1528Gustav I of Sweden is crowned king.
- 1616The city of Belém is founded in Pará, Brazil by Francisco Caldeira Castelo Branco.
- 1777Mission Santa Clara de Asís is founded in what is now Santa Clara, California.
- 1908A long-distance radio message is sent from the Eiffel Tower for the first time.
- 1916Both Oswald Boelcke and Max Immelmann, for achieving eight aerial victories each over Allied aircraft, receive the German Empire’s highest military award, the Pour le Mérite as the first German aviators to earn it.
- 1959The Caves of Nerja are rediscovered in Spain.
- 1964Rebels in Zanzibar begin a revolt known as the Zanzibar Revolution and proclaim a republic.
- 1969The New York Jets of the American Football League defeat the Baltimore Colts of the National Football League to win Super Bowl III in what is considered to be one of the greatest upsets in sports history.
- 1970Biafra capitulates, ending the Nigerian Civil War.
- 2006A stampede during the Stoning of the Devil ritual on the last day at the Hajj in Mina, Saudi Arabia, kills at least 362 Muslim pilgrims.
View the complete list of January 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 12, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Natasha St-Pier, Skylar Grey, Jennifer Winget, Deorro, Mandie Fletcher, Bill Boyd, Christian Serratos, Maasa Sudo, Mika Kikuchi, Shaun Parkes.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 12 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 12, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th January 1980 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 6, 1964. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +136. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 23, 1973. Your score is -107. 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 Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 12, 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 Portugal approximately on 975. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
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 12th 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 12” 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 12, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 12th day of 1980
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 2nd Saturday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 30 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,580 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,860 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.31 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 494
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 20, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Norfolk Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: December 6, 1964 (+136)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 23, 1973 (-107)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes (January 12, 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: XII.I.MCMLXXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 28, 1920 – Andrew V. McLaglen, English-American director and producer (d. 2014); January 4, 1958 – Julian Sands, English actor; December 22, 1981 – David Cormican, Canadian actor and producer.
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