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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 270 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,705 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 4,902 days or 13.42 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 498 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 October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 28, 2010.
If a dog named Diggs - a Entlebucher Mountain Dog 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 Diggs will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Diggs 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.
- 1890Verna Felton
- 1918Cindy Walker
- 1938Natalie Wood
- 1964Chris Cornell
- 1964Kool G Rap
- 1966Stone Gossard
- 1967Reed Diamond
- 1971Sandra Oh
- 1972Vitamin C
- 1980Gisele Bündchen
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.
- 1919Edmund Hillary, New Zealand mountaineer and explorer (d. 2008)
- 1935Ted Rogers, English comedian and television host (d. 2001)
- 1941Kurt Raab, German actor, screenwriter, and production designer (d. 1988)
- 1943Wendy Richard, English actress and singer (d. 2009)
- 1955Desmond Douglas, Jamaican-English table tennis player
- 1955Jem Finer, English banjo player and songwriter (The Pogues)
- 1958Billy Mays, American salesman (d. 2009)
- 1969Kreso Kovacec, Croatian-German footballer
- 1973Claudio Reyna, American soccer player
- 1975Birgitta Ohlsson, Swedish journalist and politician, 5th Swedish Minister for European Union Affairs
View the complete list of July 20 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1402Ottoman-Timurid Wars: Battle of Ankara: Timur, ruler of Timurid Empire, defeats forces of the Ottoman Empire sultan Bayezid I.
- 1592During the first Japanese invasion of Korea, Japanese forces led by Toyotomi Hideyoshi captured Pyongyang, although they were ultimately unable to hold it.
- 1866Austro-Prussian War: Battle of Lissa: The Austrian Navy, led by Admiral Wilhelm von Tegetthoff, defeats the Italian Navy near the island of Vis in the Adriatic Sea.
- 1885The Football Association legalizes professionalism in association football under pressure from the British Football Association.
- 1938The United States Department of Justice files suit in New York City against the motion picture industry charging violations of the Sherman Antitrust Act in regards to the studio system. The case would eventually result in a break-up of the industry in 1948.
- 1940California opens its first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway.
- 1964Vietnam War: Viet Cong forces attack the capital of Định Tường Province, Cái Bè, killing 11 South Vietnamese military personnel and 40 civilians (30 of whom are children).
- 1982Hyde Park and Regent’s Park bombings: The Provisional IRA detonates two bombs in Hyde Park and Regent’s Park in central London, killing eight soldiers, wounding forty-seven people, and leading to the deaths of seven horses.
- 2013Seventeen government soldiers are killed in an attack by FARC revolutionaries in the Colombian department of Arauca.
- 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: Parinya Charoenphol, DJ Yonny, Cass Elliot, Chelsea Hobbs, Billy Thorpe, Mayra Verónica, Jack Hanlon, Britt Irvin, Rachel Melvin, Asami Mizukawa.
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: 270 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,705 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,902 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.42 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 498
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 28, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Entlebucher Mountain Dog 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: March 20, 1963 – David Thewlis, English-French actor, director, and screenwriter; October 31, 1953 – Michael J. Anderson, American actor; January 26, 1986 – Kim Jae-joong, South Korean singer-songwriter and actor (JYJ and TVXQ).
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