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January 31, 1980 was a Thursday and it was the 31st day of the year 1980. It was the 5th 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 118 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,588 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 5,196 days or 14.23 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 528 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 October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on October 9, 2011.
If a dog named Lilly Bell - a Whippet breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Lilly Bell will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Lilly Bell 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.
- 1927Norm Prescott
- 1938Lynn Carlin
- 1946Sylvia Hitchcock
- 1951Harry Wayne Casey
- 1951Phil Manzanera
- 1967Joey Wong
- 1971Patricia Velásquez
- 1979Emmett J. Scanlan
- 1980James Adomian
- 1982Bruno Nogueira
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.
- 1686Hans Egede, Norwegian missionary and explorer (d. 1758)
- 1902Nat Bailey, Canadian businessman; founded White Spot (d. 1978)
- 1914Jersey Joe Walcott, American boxer and police officer (d. 1994)
- 1917Fred Bassetti, American architect, founded Bassetti Architects (d. 2013)
- 1921John Agar, American actor (d. 2002)
- 1935Kenzaburō Ōe, Japanese author and academic; Nobel Prize laureate
- 1942Derek Jarman, English director, stage designer, and author (d. 1994)
- 1959Mickey Simmonds, English keyboard player and songwriter
- 1966Jorge González, Argentinian basketball player and wrestler (d. 2010)
- 1982Andreas Görlitz, German 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.
- 1747The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital.
- 1849Corn Laws are abolished in the United Kingdom pursuant to legislation in 1846.
- 1867Maronite nationalist leader Youssef Bey Karam leaves Lebanon on board a French ship bound for Algeria.
- 1915World War I: Germany is the first to make large-scale use of poison gas in warfare in the Battle of Bolimów against Russia.
- 19303M begins marketing Scotch Tape.
- 1945US Army private Eddie Slovik is executed for desertion, the first such execution of an American soldier since the Civil War.
- 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.
- 1961Project Mercury: Mercury-Redstone 2: Ham the Chimp travels into outer space.
- 1990The first McDonald’s in the Soviet Union opens in Moscow.
- 2013An explosion at the Pemex Executive Tower in Mexico City kills at least 33 people and injures more than 100.
View the complete list of January 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 31, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Hebe Camargo, José José, Hanna Ralph, Haley Scarnato, Elastinen, Josh Server, Alexandra Chando, Steven Jacobs, Jayne Brook, Leilani Sarelle.
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, 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 Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st January 1980 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 8, 1993. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +120. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on September 12, 1966. Your score is -156. 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 Rock with You by Michael Jackson as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (February 2, 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 Oceania 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: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
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 31st 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 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, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 31st day of 1980
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 5th Thursday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2024: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 118 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,588 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,196 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.23 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 528
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 9, 2011
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Whippet breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: January 8, 1993 (+120)
- Worst compatible birthday: September 12, 1966 (-156)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Rock with You by Michael Jackson (February 2, 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: XXXI.I.MCMLXXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 31, 1966 – Mike O'Malley, American actor, producer, and screenwriter; December 25, 1985 – Perdita Weeks, Welsh actress; June 16, 1989 – AraabMuzik, American DJ and producer.
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