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May 1, 1948 was a Saturday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1948. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 6 days left before your next birthday. You will be 69 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,196 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 853 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1905Henry Koster
- 1931Jacques Languirand
- 1939Judy Collins
- 1946John Woo
- 1954Fred Chichin
- 1957Uberto Pasolini
- 1962Maia Morgenstern
- 1967Scott Coffey
- 1988Nicholas Braun
- 1997Miles Ocampo
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 1.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 1.
- 1855Cecilia Beaux, American painter and academic (d. 1942)
- 1908Giovannino Guareschi, Italian journalist and author (d. 1968)
- 1908Morris Kline, American mathematician and academic (d. 1992)
- 1939Victor Davies, Canadian pianist, composer, and conductor
- 1949Joanna Hewitt, Australian public servant
- 1968Sol Kyung-gu, South Korean actor
- 1975Alexey Smertin, Russian footballer
- 1979Harvey, English rapper and actor (So Solid Crew)
- 1993Jean-Christophe Bahebeck, French footballer
- 1997Miles Ocampo, Filipino actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1576Stephen Báthory, the reigning Prince of Transylvania, marries Anna Jagiellon and they become co-rulers of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth.
- 1840The Penny Black, the first official adhesive postage stamp, is issued in the United Kingdom.
- 1885The original Chicago Board of Trade Building opens for business.
- 1886Rallies are held throughout the United States demanding the eight-hour work day, culminating in the Haymarket affair in Chicago, in commemoration of which May 1 is celebrated as International Workers’ Day in many countries.
- 1930The dwarf planet Pluto is officially named.
- 1933The Roca–Runciman Treaty between Argentina and Great Britain is signed by Julio Argentino Roca, Jr., and Sir Walter Runciman.
- 1940The 1940 Summer Olympics are cancelled due to war.
- 1947Portella della Ginestra massacre against May Day celebrations in Sicily by the bandit and separatist leader Salvatore Giuliano where 11 persons are killed and 33 wounded.
- 1956The polio vaccine developed by Jonas Salk is made available to the public.
- 1978Japan’s Naomi Uemura, travelling by dog sled, becomes the first person to reach the North Pole alone.
View the complete list of historical events for May 1.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1 and 1948 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Norma MacMillan, Timo Tolkki, Sally Kellerman, Alex Arrowsmith, Melle Mel, Jackie Clune, Lucie Silvas, Daniella Sarahyba, Rory Culkin, Kabir Bedi.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 1 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 1, 1948.
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 19, 1943 – Larry Clark, American director, producer, and screenwriter; December 21, 1955 – Kazuyuki Sekiguchi, Japanese singer-songwriter and bass player (Southern All Stars); December 10, 1967 – Narimi Arimori, Japanese actress.
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