Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of May 1962 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, 1962 was a Tuesday and it was the 121st day of the year 1962. It was the 18th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2029. 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 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,605 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 7,202 days or 19.72 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 732 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, 1994.
If a dog named Calypso - a Neapolitan Mastiff breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 320 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 Calypso will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Calypso 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.
- 1913Louis Nye
- 1919Manna Dey
- 1927Laura Betti
- 1931Jacques Languirand
- 1978Nick Traina
- 1982Jamie Dornan
- 1984Farah Fath
- 1985Drew Sidora
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.
- 1591Johann Adam Schall von Bell, German missionary and astronomer (d. 1666)
- 1803James Clarence Mangan, Irish poet and author (d. 1849)
- 1885Clément Pansaers, Belgian poet (d. 1922)
- 1907Oliver Hill, American lawyer (d. 2007)
- 1925Scott Carpenter, American commander, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2013)
- 1927Gary Bertini, Israeli conductor and composer (d. 2005)
- 1946John Woo, Hong Kong director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1978Orhan Ölmez, Turkish singer-songwriter
- 1984Farah Fath, American actress
- 1989Alejandro Arribas, Spanish footballer
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.
- 1865The Empire of Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay sign the Treaty of the Triple Alliance.
- 1884Moses Fleetwood Walker becomes the first black person to play in a professional baseball game in the United States.
- 1898Spanish–American War: Battle of Manila Bay: The United States Navy destroys the Spanish Pacific fleet in the first battle of the war.
- 1925The All-China Federation of Trade Unions is officially founded. Today it is the largest trade union in the world, with 134 million members.
- 1930The dwarf planet Pluto is officially named.
- 1960Cold War: U-2 incident: Francis Gary Powers, in a Lockheed U-2 spyplane, is shot down over the Soviet Union, sparking a diplomatic crisis.
- 1990The former Philippine Episcopal Church (supervised by the Episcopal Church of the United States of America) is granted full autonomy and raised to the status of an Autocephalous Anglican Province and renamed the Episcopal Church of the Philippines.
- 1995Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.
- 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.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sarah Steele, Christine Baranski, Serge Dupire, Kees van Kooten, Léo-Ernest Ouimet, William Zabka, Jon Heder, Peter Collinson, Hirini Melbourne, Sam Spiegel.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1962.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1962 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 19, 1938. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +147. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 15, 1946. Your score is -161. 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 3,140,093,217. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Soldier Boy by The Shirelles as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 5, 1962). 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 Greece approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 111,558,191 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1962. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1962 is 305,639. That’s equivalent to 212 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 Lisa. This name was given to 46,080 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,037 times in the year 1962. Any chance you are Lisa 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, 1962. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1962
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 18th Tuesday of 1962
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- 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: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,605 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,202 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 732
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 1994
- Age in dog years: 320 dog years old using a Neapolitan Mastiff breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 19, 1938 (+147)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 15, 1946 (-161)
- 1962 world population: 3,140,093,217
- Number one song: Soldier Boy by The Shirelles (May 5, 1962)
- Babies born in 1962: 111,558,191
- Babies born in 1962 every day: 305,639
- Babies born in 1962 every minute: 212
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 46,080 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,037 babies
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 26, 1941 – Martine Beswick, Jamaican-English model and actress; August 6, 1917 – Robert Mitchum, American actor and singer (d. 1997); September 30, 1935 – Johnny Mathis, American singer-songwriter and actor.
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