Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 3rd of January 1979 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
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 Friday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 212 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,129 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 5,043 days or 13.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 512 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 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 11, 2010.
If a dog named Chewchew - a Icelandic Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Chewchew will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Chewchew 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.
- 1897Marion Davies
- 1915Mady Rahl
- 1917Albert Mol
- 1926George Martin
- 1945Stephen Stills
- 1976Nicholas Gonzalez
- 1977Mayumi Iizuka
- 1979Koit Toome
- 1979Rie Tanaka
- 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.
- 1810Antoine Thomson d'Abbadie, French geographer, ethnologist, linguist, and astronomer (d. 1897)
- 1840Father Damien, Flemish missionary and priest (d. 1889)
- 1887Helen Parkhurst, American author and educator (d. 1973)
- 1894ZaSu Pitts, American actress and singer (d. 1963)
- 1926Felicitas Kuhn, Austrian illustrator
- 1926W. Michael Blumenthal, American businessman and politician; 64th United States Secretary of the Treasury
- 1933Anne Stevenson, American-English poet and author
- 1959Alessandro Andrei, Italian shot putter
- 1972Janek Kiisman, Estonian footballer
- 1989Anthony Wordsworth, English 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.
- 1749The first issue of Berlingske, Denmark’s oldest continually operating newspaper, is published.
- 1815Austria, the United Kingdom, and France form a secret defensive alliance against Prussia and Russia.
- 1848Joseph Jenkins Roberts is sworn in as the first president of the independent African Liberia.
- 1946Popular Canadian American jockey George Woolf dies in a freak accident during a race; the annual George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award is created to honor him.
- 1957The Hamilton Watch Company introduces the first electric watch.
- 1958The West Indies Federation is formed.
- 1961A protest by agricultural workers in Baixa de Cassanje, Portuguese Angola, turns into a revolt, opening the Angolan War of Independence, the first of the Portuguese Colonial Wars.
- 1990Former leader of Panama Manuel Noriega surrenders to American forces.
- 1994More than seven million people from the former apartheid Homelands receive South African citizenship.
- 2015Boko Haram militants raze the entire town of Baga in north-east Nigeria, with as many as 2,000 people having been killed.
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: Dudu Aharon, Terry O'Quinn, Nanami Sakuraba, Bianca Beauchamp, Johnny Lee, Hitomi Takahashi, Maria Menounos, Gary Anthony Williams, Anna Ewers, William C. Woxlin.
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.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 5, 2006. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +152. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 14, 2002. Your score is -149. 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 4,379,013,942. (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)
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 3” 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 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: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 212 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,129 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,043 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 512
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 11, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Icelandic Sheepdog 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
- Best compatible birthday: November 5, 2006 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 14, 2002 (-149)
- 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: June 21, 1978 – Rim'K, French rapper (113); April 2, 1947 – Emmylou Harris, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; October 11, 1947 – Al Atkins, English singer-songwriter (Judas Priest).
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