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May 1, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 121st day of the year 1978. It was the 18th Monday of that year. 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 is Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 98 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,877 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 4,959 days or 13.58 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 504 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 7, 2010.
If a dog named Ashtion - a American Pit Bull Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Ashtion will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Ashtion will age 4.5 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
- 1919Manna Dey
- 1931Jacques Languirand
- 1939Judy Collins
- 1954Ray Parker, Jr.
- 1967Tim McGraw
- 1971Ajith Kumar
View the complete list of May 1 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 1.
- 1285Edmund FitzAlan, 9th Earl of Arundel, English politician (d. 1326)
- 1672Joseph Addison, English journalist and politician, Chief Secretary for Ireland (d. 1719)
- 1855Cecilia Beaux, American painter and academic (d. 1942)
- 1907Hayes Alvis, American bassist (Mills Blue Rhythm Band) (d. 1972)
- 1919Manna Dey, Indian singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1927Bernard Vukas, Yugoslav-Croatian footballer (d. 1983)
- 1955Donna Hartley, English runner and bodybuilder (d. 2013)
- 1972Earl Va'a, New Zealand rugby player
- 1984Víctor Montaño, Colombian footballer
- 1987Shahar Pe'er, Israeli tennis player
View the complete list of May 1 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1794War of the Pyrenees: The Battle of Boulou ends, in which French forces defeat the Spanish and regain nearly all the land they lost to Spain in 1793.
- 1865The Empire of Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay sign the Treaty of the Triple Alliance.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1945World War II: Yugoslav Partisans free Trieste.
- 1950Guam is organized as a United States commonwealth.
- 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.
- 2006The Puerto Rican government closes the Department of Education and 42 other government agencies due to significant shortages in cash flow.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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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: Diane Tell, Ray Collins, Matthew Modine, Jane Hajduk, Kim Seul-gie, Hank von Helvete, Charly García, Pat Morita, Graham Coxon, Mickey Spillane.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern 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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1978 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 1, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 18th Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 98 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,877 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,959 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.58 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 504
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a American Pit Bull Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Night Fever by Bee Gees (May 6, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 13, 1977 – Pusha T, American rapper (Clipse); April 21, 1944 – Paul Geremia, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; September 18, 1993 – Patrick Schwarzenegger, American model and actor.
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