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May 1, 1979 was a Tuesday and it was the 121st day of the year 1979. It was the 18th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 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 219 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,487 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 5,162 days or 14.13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 525 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, 2011.
If a dog named Ciro - a Airedale Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Ciro will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Ciro 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.
- 1924Big Maybelle
- 1946Joanna Lumley
- 1953Glen Ballard
- 1956Catherine Frot
- 1968Sol Kyung-gu
- 1969Wes Anderson
- 1988Anushka Sharma
- 1988Nicholas Braun
- 1991Creagen Dow
- 1992You Kikkawa
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.
- 1907Hayes Alvis, American bassist (Mills Blue Rhythm Band) (d. 1972)
- 1911Wilfred Watson, English-Canadian poet, playwright and educator (b. 1998)
- 1918Gersh Budker, Ukrainian-Russian physicist and academic (d. 1977)
- 1927Bernard Vukas, Yugoslav-Croatian footballer (d. 1983)
- 1927Gary Bertini, Israeli conductor and composer (d. 2005)
- 1956Frank Szymanski, German educator and politician
- 1961Marilyn Milian, American judge
- 1982Darijo Srna, Croatian footballer
- 1987Amir Johnson, American basketball player
- 1988Anushka Sharma, Indian model, actress, and producer
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.
- 1785Kamehameha I, the king of Hawaii, defeats Kalanikūpule and establishes the Kingdom of Hawaii.
- 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.
- 1884Proclamation of the demand for eight-hour workday in the United States.
- 1927The first cooked meals on a scheduled flight are introduced on an Imperial Airways flight from London to Paris.
- 1933The Roca–Runciman Treaty between Argentina and Great Britain is signed by Julio Argentino Roca, Jr., and Sir Walter Runciman.
- 1947Portella della Ginestra massacre against May Day celebrations in Sicily by the bandit and separatist leader Salvatore Giuliano where 11 persons are killed and 33 wounded.
- 1961The Prime Minister of Cuba, Fidel Castro, proclaims Cuba a socialist nation and abolishes elections.
- 1978Japan’s Naomi Uemura, travelling by dog sled, becomes the first person to reach the North Pole alone.
- 1995Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dyanne Thorne, Musa Uzunlar, Elastinen, Ida Roggen, Tiffany Limos, B. A. Rolfe, Connie Hines, Ian MacNaughton, Nancy Honeytree, Susan Kohner.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1979.
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 1979 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Reunited by Peaches & Herb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 5, 1979). 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 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1979
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 18th Tuesday of 1979
- 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: 219 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,487 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,162 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.13 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 525
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 2011
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Airedale Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Reunited by Peaches & Herb (May 5, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 31, 1948 – Rhea Perlman, American actress and producer; September 26, 1984 – Thore Schölermann, German actor; May 16, 1917 – George Gaynes, Finnish-American actor and singer.
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