Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of May 1959 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
May 1, 1959 was a Friday and it was the 121st day of the year 1959. It was the 18th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 310 days left before your next birthday. You will be 63 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,701 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 7,567 days or 20.72 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 769 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 July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 7, 1991.
If a dog named Hiny - a Welsh Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 268 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 Hiny will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Hiny will age 4 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.
- 1887Kurt Vespermann
- 1917Danielle Darrieux
- 1945Rita Coolidge
- 1968Sol Kyung-gu
- 1974Kellie Crawford
- 1976Violante Placido
- 1978Orhan Ölmez
- 1980Ana Claudia Talancón
- 1982Jamie Dornan
- 1988Anushka Sharma
View the complete list of May 1 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 1.
- 1829Frederick Sandys, English painter and illustrator (d. 1904)
- 1857Theo van Gogh, Dutch art dealer (d. 1891)
- 1906Horst Schumann, German SS officer and physician (d. 1983)
- 1922Alastair Gillespie, Canadian scholar and politician
- 1946Tõnu Lepik, Estonian long jumper
- 1949Paul Teutul, Sr., American motorcycle designer, co-founded Orange County Choppers
- 1949Tim Hodgkinson, English saxophonist, clarinet player, and composer
- 1952Kim Lewison, English lawyer and judge
- 1972Ramzi bin al-Shibh, Yemeni terrorist
- 1977Vera Lischka, Austrian swimmer and politician
View the complete list of May 1 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 305Diocletian and Maximian retire from the office of Roman emperor.
- 1852The Philippine peso is introduced into circulation.
- 1875Alexandra Palace reopens after being burned down in a fire in 1873.
- 1940The 1940 Summer Olympics are cancelled due to war.
- 1945World War II: Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels and his wife Magda commit suicide in the Reich Garden outside the Führerbunker. Their children are also killed by having cyanide pills inserted into their mouths by their mother, Magda.
- 1957Thirty-four people are killed when a Vickers Viking airliner crashes in Hampshire England.
- 1961The Prime Minister of Cuba, Fidel Castro, proclaims Cuba a socialist nation and abolishes elections.
- 1982Operation Black Buck: The Royal Air Force attacks the Argentine Air Force during Falklands War.
- 2004Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia join the European Union, celebrated at the residence of the Irish President in Dublin.
- 2011Pope John Paul II is beatified by his successor, Pope Benedict XVI.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sasha Mitchell, Jerry Hall, Roy Ward Baker, Kevin Cadogan, Naomi, Grant Goodeve, Mia Sara, Raúl Richter, Meghan Ory, Povel Ramel.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 1 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1959.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1959 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 29, 1934. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +139. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 4, 1931. Your score is -128. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Come Softly to Me by The Fleetwoods as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 4, 1959). 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 Quebeck approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man May 1” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 1, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1959
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 18th Friday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 310 days
- Age on next birthday: 63 years old
- Days since birth: 22,701 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,567 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 769
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 1991
- Age in dog years: 268 dog years old using a Welsh Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: August 29, 1934 (+139)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 4, 1931 (-128)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Come Softly to Me by The Fleetwoods (May 4, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 16, 1938 – Barry Primus, American actor, director, and producer; April 12, 1971 – Nicholas Brendon, American actor and producer; August 12, 1993 – Luna, South Korean actress, singer, and dancer (f(x)).
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