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January 3, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 3rd day of the year 1979. It was the 1st Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 76 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,899 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 4,966 days or 13.60 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 505 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 November 12 at 13:36:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 11, 2010.
If a dog named Cache - a Norfolk Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Cache will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cache will age 4 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.
- 1916Betty Furness
- 1929Sergio Leone
- 1932Yolanda "Tongolele" Montes
- 1941Van Dyke Parks
- 1942John Thaw
- 1945Stephen Stills
- 1977Mayumi Iizuka
- 1980Kurt Vile
- 1985Nicole Beharie
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.
- 1775Francis Caulfeild, 2nd Earl of Charlemont (d. 1863)
- 1892J. R. R. Tolkien, English philologist and author (d. 1973)
- 1919Herbie Nichols, American pianist and composer (d. 1963)
- 1950Masha and Dasha Krivoshlyapova, Russian conjoined twins (d. 2003)
- 1954Dean Hart, Canadian wrestler and referee (d. 1990)
- 1955Palmolive, Spanish-English drummer (The Slits, The Raincoats, and The Flowers of Romance)
- 1971Cory Cross, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
- 1986Jacob Timpano, Australian footballer
- 1991Özgür Çek, Turkish footballer
- 1993Kevin Ware, American basketball player
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.
- 1823Stephen F. Austin receives a grant of land in Texas from the government of Mexico.
- 1848Joseph Jenkins Roberts is sworn in as the first president of the independent African Liberia.
- 1888The refracting telescope at the Lick Observatory, measuring 91 cm in diameter, is used for the first time. It was the largest telescope in the world at the time.
- 1953Frances P. Bolton and her son, Oliver from Ohio, become the first mother and son to serve simultaneously in the U.S. Congress.
- 1961A core explosion and meltdown at the SL-1, a government-run reactor near Idaho Falls, Idaho, kills three workers.
- 1962Pope John XXIII excommunicates Fidel Castro.
- 1976The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights comes into effect.
- 1994More than seven million people from the former apartheid Homelands receive South African citizenship.
- 1997China announces it will spend US$27.7 billion to fight erosion and pollution in the Yangtze and Yellow River valleys.
- 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 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mion Mukaichi, Karen Black, Paula Peralejo, Koo Nimo, Edwin Brienen, Lori Singer, Nate Ruess, Jennifer Moss, Hannah Marks, Terrence Howard.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 3, 1979.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 3rd January 1979 is Carnation for friendship.
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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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Too Much Heaven by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 6, 1979). 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 North of Latin America approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 3rd January 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 3rd day of 1979
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 1st Wednesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 76 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,899 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,966 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.60 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 505
- Next full moon: November 12 at 13:36:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 11, 2010
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Norfolk Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Too Much Heaven by Bee Gees (January 6, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: III.I.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 19, 1972 – Chihiro Yonekura, Japanese singer-songwriter; January 28, 1929 – Acker Bilk, English singer and clarinet player (d. 2014); January 7, 1969 – David Yost, American actor and producer.
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