Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 1st of May 1997 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 9 minutes. Enjoy!
May 1, 1997 was a Thursday and it was the 121st day of the year 1997. It was the 18th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1997 calendar will be in 2025. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 135 days left before your next birthday. You will be 22 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,900 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 2,633 days or 7.21 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 267 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on January 7, 2029.
If a dog named Karla - a Barbet breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 114 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 Karla will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Karla 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.
- 1937Una Stubbs
- 1950Dann Florek
- 1953Naoya Uchida
- 1956Catherine Frot
- 1957Uberto Pasolini
- 1992You Kikkawa
- 1997Ariel Gade
- 1997Miles Ocampo
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.
- 1764Benjamin Henry Latrobe, English-American architect, designed the United States Capitol (d. 1820)
- 1900Aleksander Wat, Polish poet, writer, art theoretician and memorialist (d. 1967)
- 1907Hayes Alvis, American bassist (Mills Blue Rhythm Band) (d. 1972)
- 1924Terry Southern, American author and screenwriter (d. 1995)
- 1937Una Stubbs, English actress and dancer
- 1962Maia Morgenstern, Romanian actress
- 1971Ajith Kumar, Indian actor
- 1991Creagen Dow, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1993Chinyere Pigot, Surinamese swimmer
- 1996William Nylander, Swedish ice hockey player
View the complete list of May 1 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1328Wars of Scottish Independence end: By the Treaty of Edinburgh–Northampton the Kingdom of England recognises the Kingdom of Scotland as an independent state.
- 1785Kamehameha I, the king of Hawaii, defeats Kalanikūpule and establishes the Kingdom of Hawaii.
- 1898Spanish–American War: Battle of Manila Bay: The United States Navy destroys the Spanish Pacific fleet in the first battle of the war.
- 1901The Pan-American Exposition opens in Buffalo, New York.
- 1930The dwarf planet Pluto is officially named.
- 1940The 1940 Summer Olympics are cancelled due to war.
- 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.
- 1950Guam is organized as a United States commonwealth.
- 1978Japan’s Naomi Uemura, travelling by dog sled, becomes the first person to reach the North Pole alone.
- 1983Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize.
View the complete list of May 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1, and 1997 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: Peter Richardson, John Reuben, Bruce Kimmel, Marjorie Cameron, Tatjana Patitz, Alexis Cruz, June Havoc, Hiromi Ōta, Amber Valletta, Jennifer Paige.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on May 1, 1997.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st May 1997 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on March 23, 1996. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +104. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 24, 1977. Your incompatibility score is -136. 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 5,857,972,543. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G. as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 3, 1997). 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 Italy approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 130,906,795 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1997. The estimated number of babies born on 1st May 1997 is 358,649. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,732 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 37,548 times in the year 1997. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 1, 1997. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 121st day of 1997
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 18th Thursday of 1997
- Next same calendar year: 2025
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 135 days
- Age on next birthday: 22 years old
- Days since birth: 7,900 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,633 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.21 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 267
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 7, 2029
- Age in dog years: 114 dog years old using a Barbet 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: March 23, 1996 (+104)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 24, 1977 (-136)
- 1997 world population: 5,857,972,543
- Number one song: Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G. (May 3, 1997)
- Babies born in 1997: 130,906,795
- Babies born in 1997 every day: 358,649
- Babies born in 1997 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,732 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 37,548 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 26, 1982 – Jon Lee, English singer and actor (S Club); September 2, 1973 – Katt Williams, American comedian, actor, and rapper; February 21, 1953 – Christine Ebersole, American actress and singer.
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