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May 12, 1979 was a Saturday and it was the 132nd day of the year 1979. It was the 19th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 84 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,526 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 4,842 days or 13.26 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 492 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 18, 2011.
If a dog named Augusta - a Icelandic Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Augusta will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Augusta 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.
- 1903Wilfrid Hyde-White
- 1922Murray Gershenz
- 1924Maxine Cooper
- 1937George Carlin
- 1943Linda Dano
- 1962Emilio Estevez
- 1970Samantha Mathis
- 1978Malin Åkerman
- 1981Erica Campbell
- 1995Luke Benward
View the complete list of May 12 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 12.
- 1774Ellis Cunliffe Lister, English politician (d. 1853)
- 1911Charles Biro, American author and illustrator (d. 1972)
- 1937Miriam Stoppard, English physician and author
- 1940Norman Whitfield, American songwriter and producer (d. 2008)
- 1944Chris Patten, English academic and politician, 28th Governor of Hong Kong
- 1948Dave Heineman, American captain and politician, 39th Governor of Nebraska
- 1949Ross Bleckner, American painter, philanthropist, and activist
- 1956Bernie Federko, Canadian ice hockey player, coach, and manager
- 1980Keith Bogans, American basketball player
- 1987Gianluca Sansone, Italian footballer
View the complete list of May 12 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 922After much hardship, Abbasid envoy Ahmad ibn Fadlan arrived in the lands of Volga Bulgars.
- 1588French Wars of Religion: Henry III of France flees Paris after Henry I, Duke of Guise enters the city and a spontaneous uprising occurs.
- 1821The first major battle of the Greek War of Independence against the Turks is fought in Valtetsi.
- 1873Coronation of Oscar II of Sweden
- 1926General Strike: In the United Kingdom, a nine-day general strike by trade unions ends.
- 1955Nineteen days after bus workers went on strike in Singapore, rioting breaks out and seriously impacts Singapore’s bid for independence.
- 1965The Soviet spacecraft Luna 5 crashes on the Moon.
- 1986NBC debuts the current well-known peacock as seen in the NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration.
- 2007Riots in which over 50 people are killed and over 100 are injured take place in Karachi upon the arrival in town of the Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
- 2015A train derailment in Philadelphia kills 8 people and injures over 200.
View the complete list of May 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 12, and 1979 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: Amy Grant, Minako Honda, Davorin Popović, Mike Hindert, Eri Kamei, Marianne Faithfull, Leslie Parrish, Murat Yıldırım, Chris Owen, Jean Shrimpton.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 12 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 12, 1979.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th May 1979 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Reunited by Peaches & Herb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 12, 1979). 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 Germany approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 12th May 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 12, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 132nd day of 1979
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 19th Saturday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 84 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,526 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,842 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.26 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 492
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 18, 2011
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a Icelandic Sheepdog 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Reunited by Peaches & Herb (May 12, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 3, 1953 – Craig Taubman, American singer-songwriter and producer; November 4, 1953 – Peter Lord, English animator, director, and producer, co-founded Aardman Animations; February 2, 1954 – Hansi Hinterseer, Austrian skier, actor, and singer.
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