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July 20, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 201st day of the year 1978. It was the 29th Thursday 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday 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 147 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,828 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 4,943 days or 13.53 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 503 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 March 28, 2010.
If a dog named Michel - a Standard Schnauzer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Michel will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Michel 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.
- 1934Aliki Vougiouklaki
- 1943Carolyne Barry
- 1948Muse Watson
- 1950Tantoo Cardinal
- 1952Keiko Matsuzaka
- 1954Moira Harris
- 1962Carlos Alazraqui
- 1969Tobi Vail
- 1979Claudine Barretto
- 1988Julianne Hough
View the complete list of July 20 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 20.
- 1927Michael Gielen, Austrian conductor and composer
- 1931Tony Marsh, English race car driver (d. 2009)
- 1932Otto Schily, German lawyer and politician, German Minister of the Interior
- 1943Carolyne Barry, American actress and dancer
- 1950Tantoo Cardinal, Canadian actress
- 1954Larry Levan, American DJ and producer (d. 1992)
- 1963Alexander Zhulin, Russian ice dancer and coach
- 1971Sandra Oh, Canadian actress and singer
- 1976Debashish Mohanty, Indian cricketer and coach
- 1981Thorsten Engelmann, German rower
View the complete list of July 20 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1304Wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle: King Edward I of England takes the stronghold using the War Wolf.
- 1738Canadian explorer Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de La Vérendrye reaches the western shore of Lake Michigan.
- 1903The Ford Motor Company ships its first car.
- 1941Soviet leader Joseph Stalin consolidates the Commissariats of Home Affairs and National Security to form the NKVD and names Lavrentiy Beria its chief.
- 1944World War II: Adolf Hitler survives an assassination attempt led by German Army Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg.
- 1950Cold War: In Philadelphia, Harry Gold pleads guilty to spying for the Soviet Union by passing secrets from atomic scientist Klaus Fuchs.
- 1969A cease fire is announced between Honduras and El Salvador, six days after the beginning of the “Football War”.
- 1976The American Viking 1 lander successfully lands on Mars.
- 1992Václav Havel resigns as president of Czechoslovakia.
- 2015A huge explosion in the mostly Kurdish border town of Suruç, Turkey, targeting The Socialist Youth Associations Federation, kills at least 31 people and injures over 100.
View the complete list of July 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 20, 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: Osamu Tezuka, Deborah Raffin, Kate Micucci, Victor Lundin, Mimmi Sandén, Christian Beranek, Sung Hyun-ah, Nana Komatsu, Charles Grodin, Sara Evans.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on July 20 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 20, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th July 1978 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 25, 1989. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +103. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1998. Your incompatibility score is -142. 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 22, 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 Philippines approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
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 20th 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about July 20, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 201st day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 29th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 147 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,828 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,943 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.53 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 503
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 28, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Standard Schnauzer 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: September 25, 1989 (+103)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1998 (-142)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb (July 22, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 10, 1958 – J. Eddie Peck, American actor; November 12, 1960 – Ismo Alanko, Finnish singer-songwriter (Hassisen Kone, Sielun Veljet, and Ismo Alanko Säätiö); April 6, 1929 – Joi Lansing, American model, actress, and singer (d. 1972).
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