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May 1, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 121st day of the year 1978. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 257 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,718 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 4,906 days or 13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 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 August 26 at 11:58:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 7, 2010.
If a dog named Rhinoceros - a Schnoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Rhinoceros will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Rhinoceros 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.
- 1887Kurt Vespermann
- 1913Louis Nye
- 1917Danielle Darrieux
- 1929Sonny James
- 1944Costa Cordalis
- 1946Joanna Lumley
- 1962Maia Morgenstern
- 1982Jamie Dornan
- 1988Anushka Sharma
- 1989Tim Urban
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.
- 1917John Beradino, American baseball player and actor (d. 1996)
- 1918Jack Paar, American comedian, author and talk show host (d. 2004)
- 1919Dan O'Herlihy, Irish-American actor (d. 2005)
- 1924Karel Kachyňa, Czech director and screenwriter (d. 2004)
- 1928Desmond Titterington, Irish-Scottish race car driver (d. 2002)
- 1936Jerry Mander, American author and activist
- 1940Yury Yershov, Russian mathematician and academic
- 1951Sally Mann, American photographer
- 1955Donna Hartley, English runner and bodybuilder (d. 2013)
- 1976Violante Placido, Italian 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.
- 1856The Province of Isabela was created in the Philippines in honor of the Queen Isabela II of Spain.
- 1948The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) is established, with Kim Il-sung as leader.
- 1960Formation of the western Indian states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. Also known as “Maharashtra Day”.
- 1961The Prime Minister of Cuba, Fidel Castro, proclaims Cuba a socialist nation and abolishes elections.
- 1974The Argentine terrorist organization Montoneros is expelled from Plaza de Mayo by president Juan Perón.
- 1983Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize.
- 1987Pope John Paul II beatifies Edith Stein, a Jewish-born Carmelite nun who was gassed in the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz.
- 1989Disney-MGM Studios opens at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.
- 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.
- 2009Same-sex marriage is legalized in Sweden.
View the complete list of historical events for May 1.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Ahmed Johnson, Heintje Simons, Roshan Seth, Paul Thorn, Heather North, Daryle Singletary, Natasha Calis, James Storm, Vinessa Shaw, Kim Min-kyo.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 1 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 1, 1978.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Night Fever by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 6, 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 North of Latin America approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 9, 1966 – Cynthia Nixon, American actress and singer; June 18, 1942 – Carl Radle, American bass player and producer (Delaney & Bonnie and Derek and the Dominos) (d. 1980); April 16, 1912 – David Langton, Scottish-English actor (d. 1994).
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