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January 31, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 31st day of the year 1979. It was the 5th 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 359 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,077 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 5,359 days or 14.67 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 545 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 March 7 at 12:42:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 9, 2010.
If a dog named Comey - a Treeing Tennessee Brindle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Comey will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Comey 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.
- 1921John Agar
- 1944Charlie Musselwhite
- 1966Dexter Fletcher
- 1975Preity Zinta
- 1976Paul Scheer
- 1977Bobby Moynihan
- 1980Tiffany Limos
- 1981Justin Timberlake
- 1982Yukimi Nagano
- 1987Tyler Hubbard
View the complete list of January 31 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 31.
- 1905John O'Hara, American author, playwright, and screenwriter (d. 1970)
- 1947Nolan Ryan, American baseball player
- 1961Fatou Bensouda, Gambian lawyer and judge
- 1964Jeff Hanneman, American guitarist and songwriter (Slayer) (d. 2013)
- 1966Jorge González, Argentinian basketball player and wrestler (d. 2010)
- 1967Michelle Ruff, American voice actress
- 1977Shingo Katori, Japanese singer and actor
- 1982Andreas Görlitz, German footballer
- 1982Brad Thompson, American baseball player
- 1986George Elokobi, Cameroonian footballer
View the complete list of January 31 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1606Gunpowder Plot: Guy Fawkes is executed for plotting against Parliament and King James.
- 1848John C. Frémont is court-martialed for mutiny and disobeying orders.
- 1865American Civil War: Confederate General Robert E. Lee becomes general-in-chief.
- 1917World War I: Germany announces that its U-boats will resume unrestricted submarine warfare after a two-year hiatus.
- 1919The Battle of George Square takes place in Glasgow, Scotland.
- 1945World War II: About 3,000 inmates from the Stutthof concentration camp are forcibly marched into the Baltic Sea at Palmnicken (now Yantarny, Russia) and executed.
- 1957Eight people on the ground in Pacoima, California are killed following the mid-air collision between a Douglas DC-7 airliner and a Northrop F-89 Scorpion fighter jet.
- 1958Explorer program: Explorer 1: The first successful launch of an American satellite into orbit.
- 1971The Winter Soldier Investigation, organized by the Vietnam Veterans Against the War to publicize war crimes and atrocities by Americans and allies in Vietnam, begins in Detroit.
- 2007Suspects are arrested in Birmingham in the UK, accused of plotting the kidnap, holding and eventual beheading of a serving Muslim British soldier in Iraq.
View the complete list of January 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 31, and 1979 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: Batuhan Karacakaya, Helle Meri, Gangubai Hangal, David Geffen, Cho Kyuhyun, Fred Ward, John Whitehead, Poul Reumert, Barton MacLane, Yoo Ji-tae.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 31 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 31, 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 Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st January 1979 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 4, 1971. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +170. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 3, 1958. Your score is -159. 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 Le Freak by Chic as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (February 3, 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 Austria approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
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 31st 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 31” 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 31, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 31st day of 1979
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 5th Wednesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2025: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 359 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,077 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,359 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.67 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 545
- Next full moon: March 7 at 12:42:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 9, 2010
- Age in dog years: 218 dog years old using a Treeing Tennessee Brindle 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: 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 4, 1971 (+170)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 3, 1958 (-159)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Le Freak by Chic (February 3, 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: XXXI.I.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 20, 1938 – Keith Clifford, English actor; June 21, 1944 – Corinna Tsopei, Greek model and actress, Miss Universe 1964; November 7, 1979 – Barney Harwood, English television host and actor.
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