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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 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 41 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,935 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 4,978 days or 13.63 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 506 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 April 8 at 02:37:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 18, 2011.
If a dog named Frisbbe - a Black and Tan 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 Frisbbe will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Frisbbe 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.
- 1928Burt Bacharach
- 1937Susan Hampshire
- 1962April Grace
- 1962Brett Gurewitz
- 1962Emilio Estevez
- 1967Joe McKinney
- 1971Jamie Luner
- 1974Tolga Çevik
- 1979Aaron Yoo
- 1997Odeya Rush
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.
- 1590Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1621)
- 1918Mary Kay Ash, American businesswoman, founded Mary Kay Cosmetics (d. 2001)
- 1937George Carlin, American comedian, actor, and author (d. 2008)
- 1937Miriam Stoppard, English physician and author
- 1943Linda Dano, American actress and author
- 1951Joe Nolan, American baseball player
- 1959Ving Rhames, American actor and producer
- 1962Brett Gurewitz, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Bad Religion, Daredevils, and Error)
- 1969Kim Fields, American actress, singer, and director
- 1974Marc Capdevila, Spanish swimmer
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.
- 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.
- 1780American Revolutionary War: In the largest defeat of the Continental Army, Charleston, South Carolina is taken by British forces.
- 1821The first major battle of the Greek War of Independence against the Turks is fought in Valtetsi.
- 1865American Civil War: The Battle of Palmito Ranch: The first day of the last major land action to take place during the Civil War, resulting in a Confederate victory.
- 1945Argentinian labour leader José Peter declares the Federación Obrera de la Industria de la Carne dissolved.
- 1948Wilhelmina, Queen regnant of the Kingdom of the Netherlands cedes throne.
- 1998Four students are shot at Trisakti University, leading to widespread riots and the fall of Suharto
- 2002Former US President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro becoming the first President of the United States, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro’s 1959 revolution.
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: Timothy Chan, David Cook, Steve Marriott, Tony Orlando, John Ford, Hank Williams III, Zena Grey, Gerald Potterton, Patrick Flueger, Isabel Jewell.
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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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 4,379,013,942. (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)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man May 12” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2022: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 41 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,935 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,978 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.63 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 506
- Next full moon: April 8 at 02:37:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 18, 2011
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Black and Tan 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: January 8, 1947 – Laurie Walters, American actress; April 2, 1969 – Ajay Devgan, Indian actor, director, and producer; December 10, 1941 – Tommy Kirk, American actor and singer.
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