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January 18, 1980 was a Friday and it was the 18th day of the year 1980. It was the 3rd Friday 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 Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 299 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,311 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 4,770 days or 13.06 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 485 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 26, 2011.
If a dog named Madelyn - a Treeing Walker Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 223 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 Madelyn will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Madelyn will age 5-6 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.
- 1933John Boorman
- 1952Michael Angelis
- 1952R. Stevie Moore
- 1953Brett Hudson
- 1973Luther Dickinson
- 1974Devon Odessa
- 1976Damien Leith
- 1981Kang Dong-won
- 1994Kang Ji-young
- 1999Karan Brar
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.
- 1840Henry Austin Dobson, English poet and author (d. 1921)
- 1881Gaston Gallimard, French publisher, founded Éditions Gallimard (d. 1975)
- 1921Yoichiro Nambu, Japanese-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2015)
- 1938Curt Flood, American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 1997)
- 1944Paul Keating, Australian economist and politician, 24th Prime Minister of Australia
- 1949Philippe Starck, French interior designer
- 1967Dean Bailey, Australian footballer and coach (d. 2014)
- 1972Vinod Kambli, Indian cricketer, sportscaster, and actor
- 1979Petra Yared, Australian actress
- 1983Amir Blumenfeld, Israeli-American comedian, actor, director, and screenwriter
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.
- 350General Magnentius deposes Roman Emperor Constans and proclaims himself Emperor.
- 1126Emperor Huizong abdicates the Chinese throne in favour of his son Emperor Qinzong.
- 1886Modern hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England.
- 1911Eugene B. Ely lands on the deck of the USS Pennsylvania stationed in San Francisco Bay, the first time an aircraft landed on a ship.
- 1944The Metropolitan Opera House in New York City hosts a jazz concert for the first time. The performers are Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton, Artie Shaw, Roy Eldridge and Jack Teagarden.
- 1944World War II: Soviet forces liberate Leningrad, effectively ending a three-year Nazi siege, known as the Siege of Leningrad.
- 1974A Disengagement of Forces agreement is signed between the Israeli and Egyptian governments, ending conflict on the Egyptian front of the Yom Kippur War.
- 1977Scientists identify a previously unknown bacterium as the cause of the mysterious Legionnaires’ disease.
- 1990Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry is arrested for drug possession in an FBI sting.
- 2000The Tagish Lake meteorite impacts the Earth.
View the complete list of January 18 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 18, and 1980 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: Edita Gruberová, Keiko Fuji, Chu Song-woong, Miley Cyrus, Elly Jackson, Carmella DeCesare, Sam Brown, Moriz Seeler, Billy West, George Carlin.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 18, 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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 18th January 1980 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 31, 1967. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +170. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 26, 1975. Your incompatibility score is -147. 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 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.
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 Rock with You by Michael Jackson as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 19, 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 Western Australia 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 18th 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 18, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 18th day of 1980
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 3rd Friday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 299 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,311 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,770 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.06 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 485
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 26, 2011
- Age in dog years: 223 dog years old using a Treeing Walker Coonhound 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: December 31, 1967 (+170)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 26, 1975 (-147)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Rock with You by Michael Jackson (January 19, 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: June 25, 1944 – Gary David Goldberg, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2013); August 6, 1973 – Vera Farmiga, American actress; March 16, 1980 – Aubrey Miles, Filipino actress and singer.
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