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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 was 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 218 days left before your next birthday. You will be 70 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,349 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 858 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1917John Beradino
- 1924Art Fleming
- 1964Will Kimbrough
- 1967Tim McGraw
- 1968Kelly Killoren Bensimon
- 1974Kellie Crawford
- 1976Darius McCrary
- 1978James Badge Dale
- 1978Orhan Ölmez
- 1990Caitlin Stasey
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.
- 1875Dave Hall, American runner (d. 1972)
- 1918Raymond Mailloux, Canadian captain and politician (d. 1995)
- 1923Antônio Maria Mucciolo, Italian-Brazilian archbishop (d. 2012)
- 1935Ian Curteis, English director and playwright
- 1944Suresh Kalmadi, Indian businessman and politician
- 1957Uberto Pasolini, Italian banker, director, and producer
- 1962Ted Sundquist, American football player, coach, and manager
- 1973Curtis Martin, American football player
- 1994Wallace, Brazilian footballer
- 1997Ariel Gade, American actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1753Publication of Species Plantarum by Linnaeus, and the formal start date of plant taxonomy adopted by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature.
- 1844Hong Kong Police Force, the world’s second modern police force and Asia’s first, is established.
- 1866The Memphis Race Riots begin. In three days time, 46 blacks and two whites were killed. Reports of the atrocities influenced passage of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
- 1894Coxey’s Army, the first significant American protest march, arrives in Washington, D.C.
- 1925The first Ritual of the Calling of an Engineer is held at the University of Toronto, Canada.
- 1945World War II: A German newsreader officially announces that Adolf Hitler has “fallen at his command post in the Reich Chancellery fighting to the last breath against Bolshevism and for Germany”. The Soviet flag is raised over the Reich Chancellery, by order of Stalin.
- 1956The polio vaccine developed by Jonas Salk is made available to the public.
- 1957Thirty-four people are killed when a Vickers Viking airliner crashes in Hampshire England.
- 1991Rickey Henderson of the Oakland Athletics steals his 939th base, making him the all-time leader in this category. However, his accomplishment is overshadowed later that evening by Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rangers, when he pitches his seventh career no-hitter, breaking his own record.
- 2011Pope John Paul II is beatified by his successor, Pope Benedict XVI.
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: Soleil Moon Frye, Joe Besser, Fela Kuti, Togo Igawa, O. J. Simpson, Derri Daugherty, Great Antonio, Denise Laurel, Kitana Baker, Tommy Kirk.
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.
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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: September 9, 1953 – Manjula Vijayakumar, Indian actress (d. 2013); January 8, 1938 – Camille Yarbrough, American actress, television producer, poet and author; November 21, 1982 – Ryan Starr, American singer-songwriter and actress.
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