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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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 283 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,997 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 7,332 days or 20.07 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 744 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 October 4, 1990.
If a dog named Marlin - a Afghan Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 325 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 Marlin will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Marlin 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.
- 1892Zara Cully
- 1905Charles Lane
- 1941Scott Glenn
- 1947Patrick Dewaere
- 1955Eddie Van Halen
- 1958Anita Baker
- 1958Ellen DeGeneres
- 1982Gō Ayano
- 1989Yukari Kabutomushi
- 1990Christopher Massey
View the complete list of January 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 26.
- 1761Jens Zetlitz, Norwegian priest and poet (d. 1821)
- 1891Frank Costello, Italian-American mob boss (d. 1973)
- 1915William Hopper, American actor (d. 1970)
- 1927Bob Nieman, American baseball player and scout (d. 1985)
- 1941Scott Glenn, American actor
- 1946Gene Siskel, American journalist and critic (d. 1999)
- 1950Jörg Haider, Austrian lawyer and politician, Governor of Carinthia (d. 2008)
- 1953Alik L. Alik, Micronesian politician, 7th Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia
- 1954Kim Hughes, Australian cricketer and sportscaster
- 1981Colin O'Donoghue, Irish actor and singer
View the complete list of January 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1564The Council of Trent issues its conclusions in the Tridentinum, establishing a distinction between Roman Catholicism and Protestantism.
- 1564The Grand Duchy of Lithuania defeats the Tsardom of Russia in the Battle of Ula during the Livonian War.
- 1699Treaty of Karlowitz is signed.
- 1905The world’s largest diamond ever, the Cullinan weighing 3106.75 carat, is found at the Premier Mine near Pretoria in South Africa.
- 1939Spanish Civil War – Catalonia Offensive: Troops loyal to nationalist General Francisco Franco and aided by Italy take Barcelona.
- 1949The Hale telescope at Palomar Observatory sees first light under the direction of Edwin Hubble, becoming the largest aperture optical telescope (until BTA-6 is built in 1976).
- 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.
- 1956Soviet Union hands Porkkala back to Finland.
- 1958Japanese ferry Nankai Maru capsizes off southern Awaji Island, Japan, 167 killed.
- 1966The Beaumont Children go missing from Glenelg Beach near Adelaide, South Australia.
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: Robert Sterling, Jeremy Michael Ward, Georgia Horsley, Christopher Cross, Daniel Mendaille, Sandy Posey, Selina Jen, Ronny Cox, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Brian Culbertson.
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.
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)
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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: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 283 days
- Age on next birthday: 61 years old
- Days since birth: 21,997 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,332 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.07 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 744
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 4, 1990
- Age in dog years: 325 dog years old using a Afghan Hound 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: July 17, 2000 – Nico Liersch, German actor; October 28, 1967 – Monica Chan, Hong Kong model and actress, Miss Hong Kong 1989; August 12, 1980 – Dominique Swain, American actress.
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