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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 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 221 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,850 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 5,283 days or 14.46 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 537 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 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 7, 2010.
If a dog named Hendrix - a Boykin Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Hendrix will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Hendrix 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.
- 1853Jacob Mikhailovich Gordin
- 1905Henry Koster
- 1919Manna Dey
- 1927Laura Betti
- 1936Hans E. Wallman
- 1944Costa Cordalis
- 1978Nick Traina
- 1984Farah Fath
- 1987Matt Di Angelo
- 1991Creagen Dow
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.
- 1582Marco da Gagliano, Italian composer (d. 1643)
- 1824Alexander William Williamson, English chemist and academic (d. 1904)
- 1829Frederick Sandys, English painter and illustrator (d. 1904)
- 1907Hayes Alvis, American bassist (Mills Blue Rhythm Band) (d. 1972)
- 1910J. Allen Hynek, American astronomer and ufologist (d. 1986)
- 1912Otto Kretschmer, Polish-German admiral (d. 1998)
- 1921Vladimir Colin, Romanian journalist and author (d. 1991)
- 1970Bernard Butler, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Suede, The Tears, and McAlmont and Butler)
- 1982Tommy Robredo, Spanish tennis player
- 1989Tim Urban, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
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.
- 1707The Act of Union joins the Kingdom of England and Kingdom of Scotland to form the Kingdom of Great Britain.
- 1852The Philippine peso is introduced into circulation.
- 1856The Province of Isabela was created in the Philippines in honor of the Queen Isabela II of Spain.
- 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.
- 1927The Union Labor Life Insurance Company is founded by the American Federation of Labor.
- 1960Formation of the western Indian states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. Also known as “Maharashtra Day”.
- 1974The Argentine terrorist organization Montoneros is expelled from Plaza de Mayo by president Juan Perón.
- 1982Operation Black Buck: The Royal Air Force attacks the Argentine Air Force during Falklands War.
- 1987Pope John Paul II beatifies Edith Stein, a Jewish-born Carmelite nun who was gassed in the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz.
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: Ronald White, Matt Salinger, Pablove Black, Koichi Iwaki, Dakota Goyo, Karin Krog, George Wendt, Jon Stone, Diora Baird, Seal.
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.
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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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)
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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, 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: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 221 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,850 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,283 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.46 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 537
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 2010
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Boykin Spaniel 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
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 30, 1952 – Andrew Shore, English actor and singer; April 4, 1992 – Christina Metaxa, Cypriot singer-songwriter; April 1, 1970 – Sung-Hi Lee, South Korean-American model and actress.
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