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January 31, 1988 was a Sunday and it was the 31st day of the year 1988. It was the 5th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 132 days left before your next birthday. You will be 32 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,556 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 3,852 days or 10.55 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 392 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 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on October 9, 2019.
If a dog named Mimy - a Shih Tzu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 144 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 Mimy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Mimy 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.
- 1905Diana Napier
- 1939Claude Gauthier
- 1946Glynn Turman
- 1946Terry Kath
- 1947Jonathan Banks
- 1947Matt Minglewood
- 1964Billey Shamrock
- 1967Joey Wong
- 1983James Sutton
- 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.
- 1884Nathaniel Moore, American golfer (d. 1910)
- 1905Diana Napier, English actress (d. 1982)
- 1909Miron Grindea, Romanian-English journalist (d. 1995)
- 1927Norm Prescott, American animator, producer, and composer, co-founded Filmation Studios (d. 2005)
- 1931Ernie Banks, American baseball player and coach (d. 2015)
- 1961Fatih Kısaparmak, Turkish singer-songwriter
- 1982Allan McGregor, Scottish footballer
- 1982Salvatore Masiello, Italian footballer
- 1984Alessandro Zanni, Italian rugby player
- 1985Mario Williams, American football player
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.
- 1849Corn Laws are abolished in the United Kingdom pursuant to legislation in 1846.
- 1891History of Portugal: The first attempt at a Portuguese republican revolution breaks out in the northern city of Porto.
- 1917World War I: Germany announces that its U-boats will resume unrestricted submarine warfare after a two-year hiatus.
- 1944World War II: American forces land on Kwajalein Atoll and other islands in the Japanese-held Marshall Islands.
- 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.
- 1990The first McDonald’s in the Soviet Union opens in Moscow.
- 1996An explosives-filled truck rams into the gates of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka killing at least 86 and injuring 1,400.
- 1996Comet Hyakutake is discovered by Japanese amateur astronomer Yuji Hyakutake.
- 2009In Kenya, at least 113 people are killed and over 200 injured following an oil spillage ignition in Molo, days after a massive fire at a Nakumatt supermarket in Nairobi killed at least 25 people.
- 2011A winter storm hits North America for the second time in the same month, causing $1.8 billion in damage across the United States and Canada and killing 24 people.
View the complete list of January 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 31, and 1988 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: Roselle Nava, Kipp Lennon, Itatí Cantoral, Jerry Messing, Nuša Derenda, Christoph M. Ohrt, Bessie Bardot, Harris Jayaraj, Claude King, Ricardo Arjona.
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), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 31, 1988.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st January 1988 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on March 5, 1964. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +158. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 29, 1971. Your incompatibility score is -151. 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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Could’ve Been by Tiffany as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (February 6, 1988). 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 USA North-West approximately on 1725. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 31st January 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 31st day of 1988
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 5th Sunday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 132 days
- Age on next birthday: 32 years old
- Days since birth: 11,556 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,852 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.55 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 392
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 9, 2019
- Age in dog years: 144 dog years old using a Shih Tzu 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: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: March 5, 1964 (+158)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 29, 1971 (-151)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Could’ve Been by Tiffany (February 6, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.I.MCMLXXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 29, 1985 – Alexa Ray Joel, American singer-songwriter and pianist; August 22, 1961 – Roland Orzabal, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Tears for Fears and Graduate); October 12, 1941 – Frank Alamo, French singer (d. 2012).
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