Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of May 1988 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, 1988 was a Sunday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1988. It was the 18th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 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 12 days left before your next birthday. You will be 33 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,041 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 4,014 days or 10.99 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 408 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 8, 2020.
If a dog named Gena - a Belgian Malinois breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 188 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 Gena will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Gena 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.
- 1916Glenn Ford
- 1924Big Maybelle
- 1929Sonny James
- 1937Una Stubbs
- 1967Scott Coffey
- 1968Kelly Killoren Bensimon
- 1968Sol Kyung-gu
- 1970Bernard Butler
- 1980Yousuke Ichikawa
- 1990Caitlin Stasey
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.
- 1830Guido Gezelle, Belgian priest and poet (d. 1899)
- 1864Anna Jarvis, American founder of Mother’s Day (d. 1948)
- 1907Kate Smith, American singer and actress (d. 1986)
- 1907Oliver Hill, American lawyer (d. 2007)
- 1919Lewis Hill, American broadcaster, co-founded Pacifica Radio (d. 1957)
- 1948Conrad Palmisano, American stuntman and director
- 1951Antony Worrall Thompson, English chef and television host
- 1955Alex Cunningham, Scottish politician
- 1987Leonardo Bonucci, Italian footballer
- 1997Ariel Gade, American actress
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.
- 1778American Revolution: The Battle of Crooked Billet begins in Hatboro, Pennsylvania.
- 1884Moses Fleetwood Walker becomes the first black person to play in a professional baseball game in the United States.
- 1893The World’s Columbian Exposition opens in Chicago.
- 1945World War II: Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels and his wife Magda commit suicide in the Reich Garden outside the Führerbunker. Their children are also killed by having cyanide pills inserted into their mouths by their mother, Magda.
- 1956A doctor in Japan reports an “epidemic of an unknown disease of the central nervous system”, marking the official discovery of Minamata disease.
- 1970Protests erupt in Seattle, following the announcement by U.S. President Richard Nixon that U.S. Forces in Vietnam would pursue enemy troops into Cambodia, a neutral country.
- 1974The Argentine terrorist organization Montoneros is expelled from Plaza de Mayo by president Juan Perón.
- 1982The 1982 World’s Fair opens in Knoxville, Tennessee.
- 1983Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize.
- 1989Disney-MGM Studios opens at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1988 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: Raphael Blau, Kristine W, Jamie Davis, Hank Williams, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Aka Plu, Fred Wood, Mireille Darc, Helen Reddy, Shuggie Otis.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1988.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1988 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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Wishing Well by Terence Trent D’Arby as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 7, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1325. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 122nd day of 1988
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 18th Sunday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 12 days
- Age on next birthday: 33 years old
- Days since birth: 12,041 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,014 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.99 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 408
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 8, 2020
- Age in dog years: 188 dog years old using a Belgian Malinois 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Wishing Well by Terence Trent D’Arby (May 7, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: I.V.MCMLXXXVIII
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