Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 4th 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 4, 1979 was a Thursday and it was the 4th day of the year 1979. It was the 1st Thursday 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 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 202 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,504 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 5,168 days or 14.15 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 525 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 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 12, 2010.
If a dog named Winifred - a Peekapoo breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 188 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 Winifred will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Winifred 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.
- 1878Rosa Grünberg
- 1926Eddie Cusic
- 1927Barbara Rush
- 1958Gary Jones
- 1975Jill Marie Jones
- 1979Charity Rahmer
- 1980Greg Cipes
- 1981Silvy De Bie
- 1982Kang Hye-jung
- 1995María Isabel
View the complete list of January 4 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 4.
- 1581James Ussher, Irish archbishop (d. 1656)
- 1911Clara Østø, Danish actress (d. 1983)
- 1943Hwang Sok-yong, South Korean author and educator
- 1957Vesna Zmijanac, Serbian singer and actress
- 1962Peter Steele, American singer-songwriter and bass player (d. 2010)
- 1965Craig Revel Horwood, Australian-English dancer, choreographer, and director
- 1977Dan Shanahan, Irish hurler and coach
- 1985Danielle Campo, Canadian swimmer
- 1989Graham Rahal, American race car driver
- 1996Jade Jones, English wheelchair racer
View the complete list of January 4 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 46 BCEJulius Caesar defeats Titus Labienus in the Battle of Ruspina.
- 1889The Oklahoma Land Run opens 2 million acres of unused Oklahoma Territory to first serve first come settlers on April 22.
- 1944World War II: Operation Carpetbagger, involving the dropping of arms and supplies to resistance fighters in Europe, begins.
- 1951Korean War: Chinese and North Korean forces capture Seoul.
- 1966A military coup takes place in Upper Volta (later Burkina Faso), dissolving the National Parliament and leading to a new national constitution.
- 1999Former professional wrestler Jesse Ventura is sworn in as governor of Minnesota.
- 2000Two trains on the Røros Line collide in Åsta, Norway, resulting in an explosive fire and 19 deaths.
- 2006Prime Minister Ariel Sharon of Israel suffers a second, apparently more serious stroke. His authority is transferred to acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.
- 2010Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, is officially opened.
- 2013A gunman kills eight people in a house-to-house rampage in Kawit, the Philippines.
View the complete list of January 4 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 4, 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: Wilko Johnson, Calvin Harris, Shun Oguri, Antonio Larreta, John Ratzenberger, Mark White, N. Santhanam, Santino Rice, Adrienne King, Matt Salinger.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 4 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 4, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 4th January 1979 is Carnation for friendship.
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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 4th 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 4” 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 4, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 4th day of 1979
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 1st Thursday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 202 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,504 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,168 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.15 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 525
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 12, 2010
- Age in dog years: 188 dog years old using a Peekapoo 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- 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: IV.I.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 23, 1969 – Geneviève Brouillette, Canadian actress; November 27, 1992 – Ala Boratyn, Polish singer-songwriter (Blog 27); March 19, 1933 – Phyllis Newman, American actress and singer.
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