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January 23, 1979 was a Tuesday and it was the 23rd day of the year 1979. It was the 4th Tuesday 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 is Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 2 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,608 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 4,869 days or 13.33 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 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 1, 2010.
If a dog named Finnleigh - a Boykin Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Finnleigh will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Finnleigh 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
- 1933Chita Rivera
- 1939Sonny Chiba
- 1943Gil Gerard
- 1944Rutger Hauer
- 1962Richard Roxburgh
- 1963Gail O'Grady
- 1964Mariska Hargitay
- 1976Tsuyoshi Muro
- 1992Reina Triendl
View the complete list of January 23 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 23.
- 1897Georg Kulenkampff, German violinist (d. 1948)
- 1905Erich Borchmeyer, German sprinter (d. 2000)
- 1920Henry Eriksson, Swedish runner (d. 2000)
- 1935Tom Reamy, American author (d. 1977)
- 1958Sergey Litvinov, Russian hammer thrower
- 1968Taro Hakase, Japanese musician and composer
- 1969Brendan Shanahan, Canadian ice hockey player and actor
- 1972Ewen Bremner, Scottish actor
- 1981Rob Friend, Canadian footballer
- 1985Dong Fangzhuo, Chinese footballer
View the complete list of January 23 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1546Having published nothing for eleven years, François Rabelais publishes the Tiers Livre, his sequel to Gargantua and Pantagruel.
- 1556The deadliest earthquake in history, the Shaanxi earthquake, hits Shaanxi province, China. The death toll may have been as high as 830,000.
- 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
- 1855The 1855 Wairarapa earthquake and tsunami leaves nine dead in New Zealand.
- 1899The Malolos Constitution is inaugurated, establishing the First Philippine Republic.
- 1943World War II: Australian and American forces finally defeat the Japanese army in Papua.
- 1943World War II: Troops of Montgomery’s Eighth Army capture Tripoli in Libya from the German–Italian Panzer Army.
- 1945World War II: German admiral Karl Dönitz launches Operation Hannibal.
- 1967Milton Keynes (England) is founded as a new town by Order in Council, with a planning brief to become a city of 250,000 people. Its initial designated area enclosed three existing towns and twenty one villages.
- 1968North Korea seizes the USS Pueblo, claiming the ship had violated its territorial waters while spying.
View the complete list of January 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 23, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kelly Osbourne, Luc Picard, Siegfried Fischbacher, Maurizio Arcieri, Richard Roundtree, Melville Ruick, Kira Reed, T. M. Soundararajan, Sam Milby, Martin Turner.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 23, 1979.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd January 1979 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 1, 1971. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +188. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1966. Your incompatibility score is -190. 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 27, 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 Wales approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
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 23rd 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 23, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 23rd day of 1979
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 4th Tuesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 2 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,608 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,869 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.33 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 494
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 1, 2010
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a Boykin Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 1, 1971 (+188)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1966 (-190)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (January 27, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 31, 1962 – Don Diamont, American actor; August 28, 1930 – Ben Gazzara, American actor, singer, and director (d. 2012); September 25, 1933 – Erik Darling, American singer-songwriter (The Weavers and The Tarriers) (d. 2008).
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