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January 3, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 3rd day of the year 1978. It was the 1st Tuesday 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday 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 342 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,729 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 5,243 days or 14.35 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 532 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 January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 11, 2009.
If a dog named Kubie - a Border Collie 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 Kubie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kubie 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.
- 1912Armand Lohikoski
- 1916Betty Furness
- 1916Maxene Andrews
- 1932Yolanda "Tongolele" Montes
- 1942John Thaw
- 1970Lee Beom-soo
- 1978Kimberley Locke
- 1979Rie Tanaka
- 1981Naresh Iyer
- 1989Ayaka Umeda
View the complete list of January 3 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 3.
- 1819Charles Piazzi Smyth, Italian-Scottish astronomer and academic (d. 1900)
- 1856R. C. Lehmann, English journalist and politician (d. 1929)
- 1865Henry Lytton, English actor and singer (d. 1936)
- 1883Clement Attlee, English soldier, lawyer, and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1967)
- 1911John Sturges, American director and producer (d. 1982)
- 1917Albert Mol, Dutch author and actor (d. 2002)
- 1933Anya Linden, English ballerina
- 1960Russell Spence, English race car driver
- 1986Jessica O'Rourke, American footballer
- 1991Özgür Çek, Turkish footballer
View the complete list of January 3 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1653By the Coonan Cross Oath, the Eastern Church in India cuts itself off from colonial Portuguese tutelage.
- 1777American General George Washington defeats British General Lord Cornwallis at the Battle of Princeton.
- 1848Joseph Jenkins Roberts is sworn in as the first president of the independent African Liberia.
- 1938The March of Dimes is established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
- 1945World War II: Admiral Chester W. Nimitz is placed in command of all U.S. Naval forces in preparation for planned assaults against Iwo Jima and Okinawa in Japan.
- 1953Frances P. Bolton and her son, Oliver from Ohio, become the first mother and son to serve simultaneously in the U.S. Congress.
- 1976The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights comes into effect.
- 1990Former leader of Panama Manuel Noriega surrenders to American forces.
- 1999The Mars Polar Lander is launched.
- 2009The first block of the blockchain of the decentralized payment system Bitcoin, called the Genesis block, was established by the creator of the system, Satoshi Nakamoto.
View the complete list of January 3 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 3, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Liz Burch, Midge Ure, Michael Rady, Katsunori Takahashi, Dagul, Saburō Tokitō, Masiela Lusha, Gerald Finley, Jonas Berggren, Ernest Ashworth.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 3 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. 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 3, 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 Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 3rd January 1978 is Carnation for friendship.
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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 How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 7, 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 Ukraine 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: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
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 3rd 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)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 3, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 3rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 1st Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 342 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,729 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,243 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.35 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 532
- Next full moon: January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 11, 2009
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Border Collie breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees (January 7, 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: III.I.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 13, 1911 – Maurice Copeland, American actor (d. 1985); January 12, 1987 – Andi Muise, Canadian model; April 23, 1938 – S. Janaki, Indian singer.
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