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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 was 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 265 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,711 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 4,904 days or 13.43 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 499 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 18, 2011.
If a dog named Teffy - a Redbone Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Teffy will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Teffy 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.
- 1962April Grace
- 1962Brett Gurewitz
- 1962Emilio Estevez
- 1963Deborah Kara Unger
- 1963Gavin Hood
- 1966Bebel Gilberto
- 1969Kim Fields
- 1978Aya Ishiguro
- 1978Jason Biggs
- 1981Erica Campbell
View the complete list of May 12 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 12.
- 1845Gabriel Fauré, French pianist, composer, and educator (d. 1924)
- 1873J. E. H. MacDonald, English-Canadian painter (d. 1932)
- 1885Paltiel Daykan, Lithuanian-Israeli lawyer and jurist (d. 1969)
- 1932Joel Joffe, Baron Joffe, South African-English lawyer and politician
- 1936Tom Snyder, American journalist and talk show host (d. 2007)
- 1947Michael Ignatieff, Canadian journalist and politician
- 1960Lisa Martin, Australian runner
- 1967Bill Shorten, Australian lawyer and politician, 21st Minister for Education and Training
- 1980Keith Bogans, American basketball player
- 1983Alina Kabaeva, Russian gymnast and politician
View the complete list of May 12 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 254Pope Stephen I succeeds Pope Lucius I as the 23rd pope.
- 907Zhu Wen forces Emperor Ai into abdicating, ending the Tang dynasty after nearly three hundred years of rule.
- 922After much hardship, Abbasid envoy Ahmad ibn Fadlan arrived in the lands of Volga Bulgars.
- 1619Dutch statesman Johan van Oldenbarnevelt is sentenced to death for high treason.
- 1743Maria Theresa of Austria is crowned Queen of Bohemia after defeating her rival, Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor.
- 1862U.S. federal troops occupy Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
- 1935Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith (founders of Alcoholics Anonymous) meet for the first time in Akron, Ohio, at the home of Henrietta Siberling.
- 1942World War II: The U.S. tanker SS Virginia is torpedoed in the mouth of the Mississippi River by the German submarine U-507.
- 1982During a procession outside the shrine of the Virgin Mary in Fátima, Portugal, security guards overpower Juan María Fernández y Krohn before he can attack Pope John Paul II with a bayonet. Krohn, an ultraconservative Spanish priest opposed to the Vatican II reforms, believed that the Pope had to be killed for being an “agent of Moscow”.
- 2015A 7.3-magnitude earthquake and six major aftershocks hit Nepal, killing over 200 people.
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: Pleasure P, James Cameron, Karine Polwart, David Koepp, María Elena Velasco, Madhuri Dixit, Adam Green, Oleg Tabakov, Mabel King, Iain Morris.
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?
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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)
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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 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: 265 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,711 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,904 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.43 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 499
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 18, 2011
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Redbone Coonhound 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
- Roman numerals: XII.V.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 22, 1988 – Bethany Dillon, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; November 18, 1976 – Dominic Armato, American voice actor; November 2, 1975 – Chris Walla, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Death Cab for Cutie).
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