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January 23, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 23rd day of the year 1978. It was the 4th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 128 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,943 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 5,314 days or 14.55 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 540 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 1, 2009.
If a dog named Missey - a Korean Jindo Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Missey will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Missey will age 4.5 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.
- 1881Luisa Casati
- 1943Gil Gerard
- 1953Robin Zander
- 1954Edward Ka-Spel
- 1962Richard Roxburgh
- 1969Brendan Shanahan
- 1976Tsuyoshi Muro
- 1982Patrick Levis
- 1985Doutzen Kroes
- 1987Felicia Brandström
View the complete list of January 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 23.
- 1688Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden (d. 1741)
- 1901Arthur Wirtz, American businessman (d. 1983)
- 1916David Douglas Duncan, American photographer and journalist
- 1922Leon Golub, American painter (d. 2004)
- 1951Chesley Sullenberger, American captain and pilot
- 1953Robin Zander, American singer and guitarist
- 1954Richard Finch, American bass player, songwriter, and producer (KC and the Sunshine Band)
- 1981Julia Jones, American actress
- 1984Arjen Robben, Dutch footballer
- 1985Yevgeny Lukyanenko, Russian pole vaulter
View the complete list of January 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1570James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray, regent for the infant King James VI of Scotland, is assassinated by firearm, the first recorded instance of such.
- 1795After an extraordinary charge across the frozen Zuiderzee, the French cavalry captured 14 Dutch ships and 850 guns, in a rare occurrence of a battle between ships and cavalry
- 1849Elizabeth Blackwell is awarded her M.D. by the Geneva Medical College of Geneva, New York, becoming the United States’ first female doctor.
- 1855The first bridge over the Mississippi River opens in what is now Minneapolis, a crossing made today by the Hennepin Avenue Bridge.
- 1937In Moscow, 17 leading Communists go on trial accused of participating in a plot led by Leon Trotsky to overthrow Joseph Stalin’s regime and assassinate its leaders.
- 1942World War II: The Battle of Rabaul begins, the first fighting of the New Guinea campaign.
- 1957American inventor Walter Frederick Morrison sells the rights to his flying disc to the Wham-O toy company, which later renames it the “Frisbee”.
- 1986The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its first members: Little Richard, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, The Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley.
- 1997Madeleine Albright becomes the first woman to serve as United States Secretary of State.
- 2003Final communication between Earth and Pioneer 10.
View the complete list of January 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 23, and 1978 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: David Ginola, Bradford Cox, Carole Landis, Elsa Martinelli, Beverly Johnson, Rachael Leigh Cook, Belén Rueda, Betsy Brantley, Frank Sepe, John Rubinstein.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 23 is Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer) – a fixed sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Uranus – the planet of originality. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 23, 1978.
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 Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd January 1978 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 2, 1971. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +157. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 29, 1958. Your score is -124. 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!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Baby Come Back by Player as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 28, 1978). 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 Hungary approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main lesson in present – to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd January 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. 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 23” 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 23, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 23rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 4th Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 128 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,943 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,314 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.55 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 540
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 1, 2009
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Korean Jindo Dog 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: Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Uranus – the planet of originality
- Western zodiac gemstone: Garnet
- Eastern zodiac animal: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 2, 1971 (+157)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 29, 1958 (-124)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Baby Come Back by Player (January 28, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIII.I.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 13, 1971 – Matt Berninger, American singer-songwriter (The National); September 28, 1945 – Manolis Rasoulis, Greek singer-songwriter and journalist (d. 2011); February 27, 1989 – Xiao Xun, Taiwanese singer and actress (Hey Girl).
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