Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 3rd of January 1980 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 11 minutes. Enjoy!
January 3, 1980 was a Thursday and it was the 3rd day of the year 1980. It was the 1st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 133 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,477 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 4,826 days or 13.21 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 490 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 11, 2011.
If a dog named Jockey - a Sussex Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 176 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 Jockey will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Jockey 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.
- 1886Josephine Hull
- 1911John Sturges
- 1923Bud Tingwell
- 1941Van Dyke Parks
- 1946Cissy King
- 1971Sarah Alexander
- 1978Kimberley Locke
- 1978Liya Kebede
- 1989Alex D. Linz
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.
- 1887Helen Parkhurst, American author and educator (d. 1973)
- 1911John Sturges, American director and producer (d. 1982)
- 1917Albert Mol, Dutch author and actor (d. 2002)
- 1931Yashawant Dinkar Phadke, Indian historian and activist (d. 2008)
- 1969Gerda Weissensteiner, Italian bobsledder
- 1969Jarmo Lehtinen, Finnish race car driver
- 1971Sarah Alexander, English actress and screenwriter
- 1974Alessandro Petacchi, Italian cyclist
- 1982Lasse Nilsson, Swedish footballer
- 1991Jerson Cabral, Dutch 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.
- 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.
- 1933Minnie D. Craig becomes the first female elected as Speaker of the North Dakota House of Representatives, the first female to hold a Speaker position anywhere in the United States.
- 1953Frances P. Bolton and her son, Oliver from Ohio, become the first mother and son to serve simultaneously in the U.S. Congress.
- 1957The Hamilton Watch Company introduces the first electric watch.
- 1959Separatists in the Maldives declare the establishment of the United Suvadive Republic.
- 1961A core explosion and meltdown at the SL-1, a government-run reactor near Idaho Falls, Idaho, kills three workers.
- 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.
- 1993In Moscow, Russia, George Bush and Boris Yeltsin sign the second Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START).
- 2004Flash Airlines Flight 604 crashes into the Red Sea, resulting in 148 deaths, making it the deadliest aviation accident in Egyptian history.
View the complete list of January 3 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 3, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Keanu Reeves, Tommy Lee, Lawrence Bender, Mickey Gilley, Lisa Eilbacher, Diedrich Bader, Sheryl Lee, Smriti Irani, Ieva Lagūna, Peter Doyle.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 3, 1980.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 3rd January 1980 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 17, 1962. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +102. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 22, 1968. Your incompatibility score is -115. 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 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 5, 1980). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 975. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 3rd January 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. 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, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 3rd day of 1980
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 1st Thursday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 133 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,477 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,826 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.21 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 490
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 11, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Sussex Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: September 17, 1962 (+102)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 22, 1968 (-115)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Please Don’t Go by KC and the Sunshine Band (January 5, 1980)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
- Roman numerals: III.I.MCMLXXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 27, 1964 – Stephan Elliott, Australian actor, director, and screenwriter; December 15, 1974 – Pooh, Filipino actor and comedian; April 23, 1981 – Seka Aleksić, Serbian singer, actress, and fashion designer.
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