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January 26, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 26th day of the year 1978. It was the 4th Thursday 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 225 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,846 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 5,282 days or 14.46 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 536 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 4, 2009.
If a dog named Koji - a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier 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 Koji will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Koji 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.
- 1905Maria von Trapp
- 1925Joan Leslie
- 1936Theophanis Lamboukas
- 1949David Strathairn
- 1953Lucinda Williams
- 1963Andrew Ridgeley
- 1970Tracy Middendorf
- 1986Kian Kazemi
- 1986Kim Jae-joong
- 1986Matt Heafy
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.
- 1842François Coppée, French poet and author (d. 1908)
- 1891Frank Costello, Italian-American mob boss (d. 1973)
- 1908Stéphane Grappelli, French violinist (d. 1997)
- 1914Princess Durru Shehvar of the Ottoman Empire (d. 2006)
- 1923Anne Jeffreys, American actress and singer
- 1935Bob Uecker, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1949David Strathairn, American actor
- 1986Mads Ibenfeldt, Danish footballer
- 1989Yukari Kabutomushi, Japanese actress
- 1993Florian Thauvin, French footballer
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 Grand Duchy of Lithuania defeats the Tsardom of Russia in the Battle of Ula during the Livonian War.
- 1736Stanislaus I of Poland abdicates his throne.
- 1808Rum Rebellion, the only successful (albeit short-lived) armed takeover of the government in Australia.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1915The Rocky Mountain National Park is established by an act of the U.S. Congress.
- 1934German–Polish Non-Aggression Pact is signed.
- 1934The Apollo Theater reopens in Harlem, New York City.
- 1980Israel and Egypt establish diplomatic relations.
- 1991Mohamed Siad Barre is removed from power in Somalia, ending centralized government, and is succeeded by Ali Mahdi.
View the complete list of January 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 26, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jeremy Isaacs, Rodrigo Santoro, Brooke Bundy, Moosie Drier, Brooke Satchwell, Tobe Hooper, Jordin Sparks, Jay Black, Laura Betti, Amy Pietz.
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), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 26, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th January 1978 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 10, 1972. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +147. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 1, 1958. Your score is -108. 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 4,304,105,753. (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 26th 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 26” 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 26, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 26th day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 4th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 225 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,846 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,282 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.46 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 536
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 4, 2009
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: April 10, 1972 (+147)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 1, 1958 (-108)
- 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: XXVI.I.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 16, 1969 – Rich Ward, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Fozzy, Stuck Mojo, and Adrenaline Mob); April 30, 1977 – Pell James, American actress; December 26, 1986 – Mew Azama, Japanese model and actress.
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