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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 is 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 4 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,971 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 4,990 days or 13.66 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 507 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, 2009.
If a dog named Walfe - a Azawakh breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Walfe will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Walfe 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.
- 1915William Hopper
- 1921Eddie Barclay
- 1922Ellen Vogel
- 1925Paul Newman
- 1947Patrick Dewaere
- 1958Anita Baker
- 1964Paul Johansson
- 1967Toshiyuki Morikawa
- 1970Kirk Franklin
- 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.
- 1891Frank Costello, Italian-American mob boss (d. 1973)
- 1918Nicolae Ceaușescu, Romanian general and politician, 1st President of Romania (d. 1989)
- 1932George Clements, American priest and activist
- 1945David Purley, English race car driver (d. 1985)
- 1946Gene Siskel, American journalist and critic (d. 1999)
- 1971Dorian Gregory, American actor
- 1973Melvil Poupaud, French actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1987Mário Brandão da Silveira, Brazilian footballer
- 1987Sebastian Giovinco, Italian footballer
- 1989MarShon Brooks, American basketball player
View the complete list of January 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1589Job is elected as Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia.
- 1736Stanislaus I of Poland abdicates his throne.
- 1841The United Kingdom formally occupies Hong Kong, which China later formally cedes.
- 1855Point No Point Treaty is signed in Washington Territory.
- 1861American Civil War: The state of Louisiana secedes from the Union.
- 1905The world’s largest diamond ever, the Cullinan weighing 3106.75 carat, is found at the Premier Mine near Pretoria in South Africa.
- 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.
- 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).
- 2001An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, causing more than 20,000 deaths.
- 2015The Church of England ordains Libby Lane as its first female bishop.
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: Kanna Arihara, Claire Waldoff, Helen Sjöholm, Lauri Nebel, Tiwa Savage, Eddie Brigati, Byron Thames, Bourvil, Phyllis Haver, Nils Lofgren.
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.
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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 ‘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 Love Match 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 incompatibility 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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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 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)
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: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 4 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,971 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,990 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.66 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 507
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 4, 2009
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Azawakh 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 6, 1932 – Jean Boht, English actress; September 27, 1971 – Agata Kulesza, Polish actress; March 12, 1939 – Lyndsie Holland, English actress and singer (d. 2014).
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