Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of May 1981 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, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 121st day of the year 1981. It was the 18th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 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 256 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,989 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 4,663 days or 12.77 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 474 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 7, 2013.
If a dog named Skadthi - a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 191 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 Skadthi will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Skadthi 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.
- 1916Glenn Ford
- 1945Rita Coolidge
- 1950Dann Florek
- 1954Ray Parker, Jr.
- 1967Tim McGraw
- 1970Bernard Butler
- 1974Kellie Crawford
- 1978Orhan Ölmez
- 1980Yousuke Ichikawa
- 1988Nicholas Braun
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.
- 1827Jules Breton, French painter (d. 1906)
- 1885Clément Pansaers, Belgian poet (d. 1922)
- 1900Aleksander Wat, Polish poet, writer, art theoretician and memorialist (d. 1967)
- 1923Joseph Heller, American author and playwright (d. 1999)
- 1929Ralf Dahrendorf, German-English sociologist and politician (d. 2009)
- 1937Una Stubbs, English actress and dancer
- 1950Marina Stepanova, Russian hurdler
- 1957Kow Otani, Japanese pianist and composer
- 1962Maia Morgenstern, Romanian actress
- 1984Víctor Montaño, Colombian 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.
- 1707The Act of Union joins the Kingdom of England and Kingdom of Scotland to form the Kingdom of Great Britain.
- 1786In Vienna, Austria, Mozart’s opera The Marriage of Figaro is performed for the first time.
- 1875Alexandra Palace reopens after being burned down in a fire in 1873.
- 1886Rallies are held throughout the United States demanding the eight-hour work day, culminating in the Haymarket affair in Chicago, in commemoration of which May 1 is celebrated as International Workers’ Day in many countries.
- 1915The RMS Lusitania departs from New York City on her two hundred and second, and final, crossing of the North Atlantic. Six days later, the ship is torpedoed off the coast of Ireland with the loss of 1,198 lives.
- 1945World War II: Up to 2,500 people die in a mass suicide in Demmin following the advance of the Red Army.
- 1971Amtrak (the National Railroad Passenger Corporation) takes over operation of U.S. passenger rail service.
- 1995Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.
- 2007The Los Angeles May Day mêlée occurs, in which the Los Angeles Police Department’s response to a May Day pro-immigration rally become a matter of controversy.
- 2011Pope John Paul II is beatified by his successor, Pope Benedict XVI.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Eddie Cochran, Eve Arden, Arthur H, Catalina Saavedra, Mr. T, Scott Wolf, Shugo Tokumaru, Justina Machado, Mayte Garcia, Atsushi.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1981.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1981 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 20, 1965. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +135. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 3, 1976. Your incompatibility score is -159. 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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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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 2, 1981). 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 Quebeck approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1981
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 18th Friday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 256 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 13,989 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,663 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.77 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 474
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 2013
- Age in dog years: 191 dog years old using a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 20, 1965 (+135)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 3, 1976 (-159)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton (May 2, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLXXXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 10, 1986 – Abbey Clancy, English model and television host; January 9, 1967 – Steve Harwell, American singer-songwriter (Smash Mouth); June 16, 1975 – Heather Peace, English actress and singer.
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