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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 343 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,937 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 7,312 days or 20.02 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 742 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 4, 1990.
If a dog named Cesca - a Entlebucher Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 290 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 Cesca will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Cesca 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.
- 1921Eddie Barclay
- 1931Alfred Lynch
- 1936Theophanis Lamboukas
- 1943Jean Knight
- 1963Andrew Ridgeley
- 1967Pradip Somasundaran
- 1971Dorian Gregory
- 1979Sara Rue
- 1980Sanae Kobayashi
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.
- 1887François Faber, French-Luxembourgian cyclist (d. 1915)
- 1908Jill Esmond, English actress (d. 1990)
- 1928Roger Vadim, French actor and director (d. 2000)
- 1929Jules Feiffer, American cartoonist, screenwriter, and educator
- 1945Jacqueline du Pré, English cellist (d. 1987)
- 1962Oscar Ruggeri, Argentinian footballer and manager
- 1982Gō Ayano, Japanese actor
- 1984Iain Turner, Scottish footballer
- 1987Mia Rose, English singer-songwriter
- 1993Cameron Bright, Canadian actor
View the complete list of January 26 famous birthdays.
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.
- 1565Battle of Talikota, fought between the Vijayanagara Empire and the Islamic sultanates of the Deccan, leads to the subjugation, and eventual destruction of the last Hindu kingdom in India, and the consolidation of Islamic rule over much of the Indian subcontinent.
- 1699Treaty of Karlowitz is signed.
- 1736Stanislaus I of Poland abdicates his throne.
- 1808Rum Rebellion, the only successful (albeit short-lived) armed takeover of the government in Australia.
- 1838Tennessee enacts the first prohibition law in the United States
- 1863American Civil War: Governor of Massachusetts John Albion Andrew receives permission from the Secretary of War to raise a militia organization for men of African descent.
- 1918Finnish Civil War: A group of Red Guards hangs a red lantern atop the tower of Helsinki Workers’ Hall to symbolically mark the start of the war.
- 1961John F. Kennedy appoints Janet G. Travell to be his physician. This is the first time a woman holds the appointment of Physician to the President.
- 1978The Great Blizzard of 1978, a rare severe blizzard with the lowest non-tropical atmospheric pressure ever recorded in the US until October 2010, strikes the Ohio – Great Lakes region with heavy snow and winds up to 100 mph (161 km/h).
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: Kian Egan, Steve Howe, Yousra, Richard Manuel, Vince McMahon, Masaomi Kondō, Terri Lyne Carrington, Florence Desmond, Chandra Wilson, Katherine Heigl.
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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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 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: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 343 days
- Age on next birthday: 61 years old
- Days since birth: 21,937 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,312 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.02 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 742
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 4, 1990
- Age in dog years: 290 dog years old using a Entlebucher Mountain Dog 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: August 1, 1996 – Cymphonique Miller, American actress and singer; May 5, 1976 – Dieter Brummer, Australian actor; December 4, 1972 – Yūko Miyamura, Japanese voice actress and singer.
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