Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of July 1978 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!
July 2, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 183rd day of the year 1978. It was the 27th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 is Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 135 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,206 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 5,069 days or 13.88 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 515 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 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 10, 2010.
If a dog named Downy - a Chinese Crested breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Downy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Downy 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.
- 1914Ethelreda Leopold
- 1925Marvin Rainwater
- 1928Line Renaud
- 1934Tom Springfield
- 1949Hanno Pöschl
- 1961Samy Naceri
- 1964Doug Benson
- 1974Moon So-ri
- 1980Nicole Briscoe
- 2004Caitlin Carmichael
View the complete list of July 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 2.
- 1820George Law Curry, American publisher and politician, 5th Governor of the Oregon Territory (d. 1878)
- 1862William Henry Bragg, English physicist, chemist, and mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1942)
- 1911Reg Parnell, English race car driver and manager (d. 1964)
- 1925Medgar Evers, American soldier and activist (d. 1963)
- 1936Omar Suleiman, Egyptian general and politician, 16th Vice President of Egypt (d. 2012)
- 1960Terry Rossio, American screenwriter and producer
- 1966Kathryn Erbe, American actress
- 1976Krisztián Lisztes, Hungarian footballer
- 1984Johnny Weir, American figure skater
- 1988Porta, Spanish rapper
View the complete list of July 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 626Li Shimin, the future Emperor Taizong of Tang, ambushes and kills his rival brothers Li Yuanji and Li Jiancheng in the Xuanwu Gate Incident.
- 1644English Civil War: Battle of Marston Moor.
- 1698Thomas Savery patents the first steam engine.
- 1816The French frigate Méduse struck the Bank of Arguin and 151 people on board had to be evacuated on an improvised raft, a case immortalised by Géricault’s painting The Raft of the Medusa.
- 1839Twenty miles off the coast of Cuba, 53 rebelling African slaves led by Joseph Cinqué take over the slave ship Amistad.
- 1871Victor Emmanuel II of Italy enters Rome after having conquered it from the Papal States.
- 1966The French military explodes a nuclear test bomb codenamed Aldébaran in Moruroa, their first nuclear test in the Pacific.
- 2000Vicente Fox Quesada is elected the first President of México from an opposition party, the Partido Acción Nacional, after more than 70 years of continuous rule by the Partido Revolucionario Institucional.
- 2001The AbioCor self-contained artificial heart is first implanted.
- 2013A 6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Aceh, Indonesia, killing at least 42 people and injuring 420 others.
View the complete list of July 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 2, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Katia Dandoulaki, David Starobin, Ringo Sheena, Fran Lebowitz, Ian Watkins, Kajol, Johnny Carter, Scott Grimes, John Marshall Jones, Sendhil Ramamurthy.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on July 2 is Cancer ♋ (The Crab) – a cardinal sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions. 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 July 2, 1978.
Ruby is the modern birthstone for the month of July while Ruby is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Cancer is emerald. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd July 1978 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 14, 1979. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +138. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 16, 1985. Your score is -124. 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 8, 1978). 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 Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd July 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. 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 July 2” 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 July 2, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 183rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 27th Sunday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2022: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 135 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,206 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,069 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.88 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 515
- Next full moon: March 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 10, 2010
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Chinese Crested breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- Western zodiac sign: Cancer ♋ (The Crab)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions
- Western zodiac gemstone: Emerald
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Ruby
- Mystical birthstone: Ruby (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Larkspur for haughtiness
- Best compatible birthday: October 14, 1979 (+138)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 16, 1985 (-124)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb (July 8, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: II.VII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 11, 1945 – Tricia O'Neil, American actress; February 19, 1983 – Mika Nakashima, Japanese singer and actress; March 21, 1993 – Suraj Sharma, Indian actor.
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