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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 was Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 220 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,755 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 4,918 days or 13.47 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 500 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 28, 2010.
If a dog named Dojo - a Bouvier des Flandres breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Dojo will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Dojo 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.
- 1946Randal Kleiser
- 1948Muse Watson
- 1953Lee Garlington
- 1971DJ Screw
- 1973Roberto Orci
- 1975Judy Greer
- 1975Ray Allen
- 1979Claudine Barretto
- 1980Gisele Bündchen
- 1989Witwisit Hiranyawongkul
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.
- 1789Mahmud II, Ottoman sultan (d. 1839)
- 1864Ruggero Oddi, Italian physiologist and anatomist (d. 1913)
- 1943Chris Amon, New Zealand race car driver
- 1954Jay Jay French, American guitarist and producer (Twisted Sister)
- 1956Paul Cook, English drummer (Sex Pistols, The Professionals, Chiefs of Relief, and Man Raze)
- 1963Alexander Zhulin, Russian ice dancer and coach
- 1964Bernd Schneider, German race car driver
- 1975Judy Greer, American actress and producer
- 1977Alessandro Santos, Brazilian-Japanese footballer
- 1981Lowkey, American rapper and producer
View the complete list of July 20 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1885The Football Association legalizes professionalism in association football under pressure from the British Football Association.
- 1932In Washington, D.C., police fire tear gas on World War I veterans, part of the Bonus Expeditionary Force, who attempt to march to the White House.
- 1934West Coast waterfront strike: In Seattle, police fire tear gas on and club 2,000 striking longshoremen. The governor of Oregon calls out the National Guard to break a strike on the Portland docks.
- 1935Switzerland: A Royal Dutch Airlines plane en route from Milan to Frankfurt crashes into a Swiss mountain, killing thirteen.
- 1941Soviet leader Joseph Stalin consolidates the Commissariats of Home Affairs and National Security to form the NKVD and names Lavrentiy Beria its chief.
- 1950Cold War: In Philadelphia, Harry Gold pleads guilty to spying for the Soviet Union by passing secrets from atomic scientist Klaus Fuchs.
- 1960The Polaris missile is successfully launched from a submarine, the USS George Washington, for the first time.
- 1969A cease fire is announced between Honduras and El Salvador, six days after the beginning of the “Football War”.
- 1989Burma’s ruling junta puts opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi under house arrest.
- 1997The fully restored USS Constitution (a.k.a. Old Ironsides) celebrates its 200th birthday by setting sail for the first time in 116 years.
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: Gary Valenciano, Bernie Kopell, Claude Chabrol, Bea Wain, Serj Tankian, Kalani Hilliker, Johnny Rivers, Arthur Treacher, Claude Berri, Lane Smith.
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.
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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: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2020: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 220 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,755 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,918 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.47 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 500
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 28, 2010
- Age in dog years: 228 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres 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: January 4, 1915 – Meg Mundy, English-American actress; July 23, 1969 – David Kaufman, American actor; July 18, 1993 – Lee Taemin, South Korean singer, dancer, and actor (Shinee).
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