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May 11, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 131st day of the year 1978. It was the 19th Thursday 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday 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 206 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,769 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 4,923 days or 13.48 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 500 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 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 17, 2010.
If a dog named Cobain - a Rat Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Cobain will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cobain will age 4 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.
- 1909Ellis R. Dungan
- 1948Shigeru Izumiya
- 1950Sadashiv Amrapurkar
- 1958Dan Ireland
- 1963Roark Critchlow
- 1964Tim Blake Nelson
- 1965Monsour del Rosario
- 1968Jeffrey Donovan
- 1982Cory Monteith
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 11.
- 1902Karl Pärsimägi, Estonian painter (d. 1942)
- 1921Robin Barbour, Scottish author and Church of Scotland minister (d. 2014)
- 1925Edward J. King, American football player and politician, 66th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 2006)
- 1943Nancy Greene, Canadian skier and politician
- 1954Judith Weir, English composer and educator
- 1965Monsour del Rosario, Filipino martial artist and actor
- 1979Erin Lang, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1981Austin O'Brien, American actor and photographer
- 1983Steven Sotloff, American-Israeli journalist (d. 2014)
- 1986Ronny Heberson Furtado de Araújo, Brazilian footballer
View the complete list of May 11 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 330Byzantium is renamed Nova Roma during a dedication ceremony, but it is more popularly referred to as Constantinople.
- 1833The Aberdeen-built brig Lady of the Lake struck an iceberg and sank off the coast of Newfoundland with the loss of up to 265 passengers and crew.
- 1857Indian Rebellion of 1857: Indian rebels seize Delhi from the British.
- 1862American Civil War: The ironclad CSS Virginia is scuttled in the James River northwest of Norfolk, Virginia.
- 1867Luxembourg gains its independence.
- 1910An act of the U.S. Congress establishes Glacier National Park in Montana.
- 1949Siam officially changes its name to Thailand for the second time. The name had been in use since 1939 but was reverted in 1945.
- 1995More than 170 countries extend the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty indefinitely and without conditions.
- 1996After the aircraft’s departure from Miami, a fire started by improperly handled chemical oxygen generators in the cargo hold of Atlanta-bound ValuJet Flight 592 causes the Douglas DC-9 to crash in the Florida Everglades killing all 110 on board.
- 2013Fifty-two people are killed in a bombing in Reyhanlı, Turkey.
View the complete list of May 11 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 11, and 1978 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: Dian Parkinson, Debi Derryberry, Steve Eastin, Casey Johnson, Nandamuri Balakrishna, Agda Helin, Tim McCarver, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Teo Gheorghiu, Danica Thrall.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 11 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 11, 1978.
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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 11th May 1978 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 18, 2007. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +139. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 23, 1993. Your incompatibility score is -140. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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 If I Can’t Have You by Yvonne Elliman as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 13, 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 Ontario approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
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 11th 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 11, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 131st day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 19th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2020: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 206 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,769 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,923 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.48 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 500
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 17, 2010
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Rat 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: September 18, 2007 (+139)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 23, 1993 (-140)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: If I Can’t Have You by Yvonne Elliman (May 13, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 23, 1973 – Epi Quizon, Filipino actor; July 29, 1959 – John Sykes, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Tygers of Pan Tang, and Blue Murder); November 15, 1972 – Jonny Lee Miller, English-American actor.
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