Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 5th of January 1959 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 9 minutes. Enjoy!
January 5, 1959 was a Monday and it was the 5th day of the year 1959. It was the 1st Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 291 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,989 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 7,330 days or 20.07 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 744 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 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 13, 1990.
If a dog named Collie - a Bouvier des Flandres breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 325 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 Collie will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Collie will age 5-6 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.
- 1940Michael O'Donoghue
- 1951Jagathy Sreekumar
- 1959Clancy Brown
- 1967Joe Flanigan
- 1969Shea Whigham
- 1972Sakis Rouvas
- 1975Kylie Bax
- 1978January Jones
- 1981Brooklyn Sudano
- 1986Deepika Padukone
View the complete list of January 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 5.
- 1881Pablo Gargallo, Spanish sculptor and painter (d. 1934)
- 1885Humbert Wolfe, Italian-English poet and civil servant (d. 1940)
- 1902Stella Gibbons, English journalist and author (d. 1989)
- 1934Phil Ramone, South African-American record producer, co-founded A & R Recording (d. 2013)
- 1942Jan Leeming, English journalist
- 1945Chuck McKinley, American tennis player (d. 1986)
- 1956Chen Kenichi, Japanese-Chinese chef
- 1958Nancy Delahunt, Canadian curler
- 1967Joe Flanigan, American actor
- 1974Iwan Thomas, Welsh sprinter
View the complete list of January 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1066Edward the Confessor dies childless, sparking a succession crisis that will eventually lead to the Norman conquest of England.
- 1500Duke Ludovico Sforza conquers Milan.
- 1757Louis XV of France survives an assassination attempt by Robert-François Damiens, the last person to be executed in France by drawing and quartering, the traditional and gruesome form of capital punishment used for regicides.
- 1896An Austrian newspaper reports that Wilhelm Röntgen has discovered a type of radiation later known as X-rays.
- 1925Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming becomes the first female governor in the United States.
- 1933Construction of the Golden Gate Bridge begins in San Francisco Bay.
- 1945The Soviet Union recognizes the new pro-Soviet government of Poland.
- 1957In a speech given to the United States Congress, United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower announces the establishment of what will later be called the Eisenhower Doctrine.
- 1974An earthquake in Lima, Peru, kills six people, and damages hundreds of houses.
- 1974Warmest reliably measured temperature in Antarctica of +59 °F (+15 °C) recorded at Vanda Station
View the complete list of January 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 5, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Choi Daniel, Kanika, Ross Bagdasarian, Sr., Walter Pidgeon, Harry Wayne Casey, Kurt Vespermann, Kelly Hu, Joan Caulfield, Vanessa Stacey, Chris Mulkey.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 5 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), Dog is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 5, 1959.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th January 1959 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 19, 1936. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +130. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 21, 1944. Your incompatibility score is -128. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) by David Seville and The Chipmunks as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 5, 1959). 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 Borneo approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 5th January 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 5, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 5th day of 1959
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 1st Monday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 291 days
- Age on next birthday: 61 years old
- Days since birth: 21,989 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,330 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.07 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 744
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 13, 1990
- Age in dog years: 325 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Dog
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: February 19, 1936 (+130)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 21, 1944 (-128)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) by David Seville and The Chipmunks (January 5, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 12, 1974 – Belinda Emmett, Australian actress and singer (d. 2006); July 9, 1976 – Fred Savage, American actor, director, and producer; October 8, 1979 – Noelle Scaggs, American singer-songwriter (Fitz and The Tantrums).
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