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January 26, 1959 was a Monday and it was the 26th day of the year 1959. It was the 4th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 45 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,870 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 7,290 days or 19.96 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 740 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 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 4, 1990.
If a dog named Leo - a Sussex Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Leo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Leo 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.
- 1931Mary Murphy
- 1932Coxsone Dodd
- 1963Andrew Ridgeley
- 1967Bryan Callen
- 1967Toshiyuki Morikawa
- 1969Michael O'Hearn
- 1971Dorian Gregory
- 1974Rokia Traoré
- 1979Sara Rue
- 1990Christopher Massey
View the complete list of January 26 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 26.
- 1813Juan Pablo Duarte, Dominican philosopher and poet (d. 1876)
- 1925Joan Leslie, American actress and singer (d. 2015)
- 1926Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani linguist and scholar (d. 2013)
- 1927Hubert Schieth, German footballer and manager (d. 2013)
- 1947Les Ebdon, English chemist and academic
- 1964Paul Johansson, American-Canadian actor and director
- 1965Natalia Yurchenko, Russian gymnast and coach
- 1984Wu Qian, Chinese pianist
- 1986Gerald Green, American basketball player
- 1989Emily Hughes, American figure skater
View the complete list of January 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1699Treaty of Karlowitz is signed.
- 1861American Civil War: The state of Louisiana secedes from the Union.
- 1863American Civil War: General Ambrose Burnside is relieved of command of the Army of the Potomac after the disastrous Fredericksburg campaign. He is replaced by Joseph Hooker.
- 1907The Short Magazine Lee–Enfield Mk III is officially introduced into British Military Service, and remains the second oldest military rifle still in official use.
- 1945World War II: The Red Army begins encircling the German Fourth Army near Heiligenbeil in East Prussia, which will end in destruction of the 4th Army two months later.
- 1950The Constitution of India comes into force, forming a republic. Rajendra Prasad is sworn in as its first President of India. Observed as Republic Day in India.
- 1952Black Saturday in Egypt: rioters burn Cairo’s central business district, targeting British and upper-class Egyptian businesses.
- 1991Mohamed Siad Barre is removed from power in Somalia, ending centralized government, and is succeeded by Ali Mahdi.
- 2001An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, causing more than 20,000 deaths.
- 2009Rioting breaks out in Antananarivo, Madagascar, sparking a political crisis that will result in the replacement of President Marc Ravalomanana with Andry Rajoelina.
View the complete list of January 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 26, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Douglas Henshall, Rik Mayall, Boxcar Willie, John Cameron Swayze, Harold Pinter, Aubrey Woods, Madeleine Renaud, Emily Procter, Fabio Lanzoni, Tim Albery.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 26 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), Dog is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 26, 1959.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th January 1959 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 5, 1972. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +113. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 4, 1955. Your incompatibility score is -135. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by The Platters as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 26, 1959). 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 Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 26th January 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 26, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 26th day of 1959
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 4th Monday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2020: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 45 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,870 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,290 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.96 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 740
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 4, 1990
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Sussex Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Dog
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: June 5, 1972 (+113)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 4, 1955 (-135)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by The Platters (January 26, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 14, 1962 – Ginger Lynn, American model and actress; August 8, 1925 – Ginny Tyler, American voice actress and singer (d. 2012); October 31, 1963 – Rob Schneider, American actor, producer, and screenwriter.
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