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January 18, 1979 was a Thursday and it was the 18th day of the year 1979. It was the 3rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 66 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,909 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 4,970 days or 13.61 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 505 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 26, 2010.
If a dog named Schnitzle - a Silky Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Schnitzle will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Schnitzle 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.
- 1927Sundaram Balachander
- 1937Dick Durock
- 1955Kevin Costner
- 1961Jeff Yagher
- 1969Jim O'Rourke
- 1973Luther Dickinson
- 1979Jay Chou
- 1982Joanna Newsom
- 1983Samantha Mumba
- 1985Minissha Lamba
View the complete list of January 18 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 18.
- 1751Ferdinand Kauer, Austrian pianist and composer (d. 1831)
- 1850Seth Low, American academic and politician, 92nd Mayor of New York City (d. 1916)
- 1886Clara Nordström, Swedish-German author and translator (d. 1962)
- 1944Paul Keating, Australian economist and politician, 24th Prime Minister of Australia
- 1951Bram Behr, Surinamese journalist and activist (d. 1982)
- 1967Dean Bailey, Australian footballer and coach (d. 2014)
- 1973Benjamin Jealous, American businessman
- 1987Johan Djourou, Swiss footballer
- 1992Francesco Bardi, Italian footballer
- 1995Bastien Damiens, French canoe racer (d. 2015)
View the complete list of January 18 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1126Emperor Huizong abdicates the Chinese throne in favour of his son Emperor Qinzong.
- 1591King Naresuan of Siam kills Crown Prince Mingyi Swa of Burma in single combat, for which this date is now observed as Royal Thai Armed Forces day.
- 1866Wesley College, Melbourne, is established.
- 1903United States President Theodore Roosevelt sends a radio message to King Edward VII: the first transatlantic radio transmission originating in the United States. Citation needed reason=Plaque at site says 19 Jan; 'sources vary'?
- 1915Japan issues the “Twenty-One Demands” to the Republic of China in a bid to increase its power in East Asia.
- 1945World War II: Liberation of the Budapest Ghetto by the Red Army.
- 1960Capital Airlines Flight 20 crashes into a farm in Charles City County, Virginia, killing all 50 aboard, the third fatal Capital Airlines crash in as many years.
- 1978The European Court of Human Rights finds the United Kingdom government guilty of mistreating prisoners in Northern Ireland, but not guilty of torture.
- 1978The roof structure of the Hartford Civic Center collapses after a significant snowfall.
- 2007The strongest storm in the United Kingdom in 17 years kills 14 people and Germany sees the worst storm since 1999 with 13 deaths. Hurricane Kyrill causes at least 44 deaths across 20 countries in Western Europe.
View the complete list of January 18 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 18, and 1979 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: Michael Apted, Kevin Smith, Rachel Weisz, Denise Nickerson, David Del Rio, Valerie Azlynn, Preity Zinta, Eva Marie Saint, Roy Brown, Sarah Danielle Madison.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 18 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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 18, 1979.
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 18th January 1979 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 30, 1971. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +154. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 26, 1974. Your score is -179. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Le Freak by Chic as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 20, 1979). 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 Mongolia approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 18th January 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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 18” 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 18, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 18th day of 1979
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 3rd Thursday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 66 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,909 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,970 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.61 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 505
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 26, 2010
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Silky Terrier 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: September 30, 1971 (+154)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 26, 1974 (-179)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (January 20, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XVIII.I.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 16, 1982 – Hanna Syedokova, Ukrainian-American singer and actress (Nu Virgos); June 21, 1993 – Caroline Brasch Nielsen, Danish model; September 5, 1962 – Peter Wingfield, Welsh-American actor.
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