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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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 359 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,712 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 5,237 days or 14.34 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 532 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 May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 17, 2010.
If a dog named Poofy - a Redbone Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Poofy will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Poofy 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.
- 1892Margaret Rutherford
- 1928Marco Ferreri
- 1941Eric Burdon
- 1948Shigeru Izumiya
- 1958Dan Ireland
- 1960Gildor Roy
- 1965Monsour del Rosario
- 1972Anita Hegh
- 1978Laetitia Casta
View the complete list of May 11 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 11.
- 1752Johann Friedrich Blumenbach, German physician, physiologist, and anthropologist (d. 1840)
- 1890Willie Applegarth, English-American sprinter (d. 1958)
- 1902Karl Pärsimägi, Estonian painter (d. 1942)
- 1922Ameurfina Melencio-Herrera, Filipino lawyer and jurist
- 1935Francisco Umbral, Spanish journalist and author (d. 2007)
- 1941Eric Burdon, English singer-songwriter, actor, and painter (The Animals and War)
- 1951Ed Stelmach, Canadian farmer and politician, 13th Premier of Alberta
- 1963Roark Critchlow, Canadian-American actor
- 1980Ernest Vardanean, Armenian-Moldovan political scientist and journalist
- 1984John Bowie, American football player
View the complete list of May 11 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 912Alexander becomes Emperor of the Byzantine Empire.
- 1846President James K. Polk asked for and received a Declaration of War against Mexico, starting the Mexican–American War
- 1867Luxembourg gains its independence.
- 1880Seven people are killed in the Mussel Slough Tragedy, a gun battle in California.
- 1894Pullman Strike: Four thousand Pullman Palace Car Company workers go on a wildcat strike in Illinois.
- 1910An act of the U.S. Congress establishes Glacier National Park in Montana.
- 1918The Mountainous Republic of the Northern Caucasus is officially established.
- 1944World War II: The Allies begin a major offensive against the Axis Powers on the Gustav Line.
- 1970The Lubbock tornado, a F5 tornado, hits Lubbock, Texas, killing 26 and causing $250 million in damage.
- 1998India conducts three underground atomic tests in Pokhran to include a thermonuclear device.
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: Dan Ewing, Andrew McMahon, Brian Murphy, Robert Schimmel, Tom Judson, Chad Allen, Django Haskins, Dylan Baker, M. S. Viswanathan, Mark Philippoussis.
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.
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.
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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 4,304,105,753. (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)
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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 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: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 359 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,712 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,237 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.34 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 532
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 17, 2010
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Redbone Coonhound 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
- 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
- Roman numerals: XI.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 26, 1917 – Ed Peck, American actor (d. 1992); July 12, 1906 – Pietro Tordi, Italian actor (d. 1990); July 19, 1932 – Buster Benton, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1996).
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