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May 13, 1940 was a Monday and it was the 134th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 349 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,140 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 953 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1934Leon Wagner
- 1952Mary Walsh
- 1957Alan Ball
- 1961Dennis Rodman
- 1965Lari White
- 1971Imogen Boorman
- 1980Waka Inoue
- 1981Rebecka Liljeberg
- 1987Candice Accola
- 1987Carrie Prejean
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 13.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 13.
- 1753Lazare Carnot, French general, mathematician, and politician, French Minister of the Interior (d. 1823)
- 1923Red Garland, American pianist (Miles Davis Quintet) (d.1984)
- 1924Harry Schwarz, German-South African lawyer, politician, and diplomat, 13th South African Ambassador to the United States (d. 2010)
- 1924Theodore Mann, American director and producer (d. 2012)
- 1935Jan Saudek, Czech photographer and painter
- 1937John Cope, Baron Cope of Berkeley, English accountant and politician, Treasurer of the Household
- 1953David Voelker, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2013)
- 1963Wally Masur, Australian tennis player, coach, and sportscaster
- 1965Tasmin Little, English violinist and educator
- 1981Nicolas Jeanjean, French rugby player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 13.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1787Captain Arthur Phillip leaves Portsmouth, England, with eleven ships full of convicts (the “First Fleet”) to establish a penal colony in Australia.
- 1861Pakistan’s (then a part of British India) first railway line opens, from Karachi to Kotri.
- 1941World War II: Yugoslav royal colonel Dragoljub Mihailović starts fighting with German occupation troops, beginning the Serbian resistance.
- 1943World War II: German Afrika Korps and Italian troops in North Africa surrender to Allied forces.
- 1963The U.S. Supreme Court case Brady v. Maryland is decided.
- 1969Race riots, later known as the 13 May incident, take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- 1972Faulty electrical wiring ignites a fire underneath the Playtown Cabaret in Osaka, Japan. Blocked exits and non-functional elevators lead to 118 fatalities, with many victims leaping to their deaths.
- 1985Police release a bomb on MOVE headquarters in Philadelphia to end a stand-off, killing 11 MOVE members and destroying the homes of 250 city residents.
- 1998India carries out two nuclear tests at Pokhran, following the three conducted on May 11. The United States and Japan impose economic sanctions on India.
- 2008The Jaipur bombings in Rajasthan, India results in dozens of deaths.
View the complete list of historical events for May 13.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 13 and 1940 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: Lindsay Price, Jake Thackray, Christopher Masterson, Will Sasso, Mark Feuerstein, Gloria Pall, Jacques Feyder, Joel Coen, Jackie Wilson, Michala Banas.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 13 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on May 13, 1940.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 7, 1958 – Prince, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, and actor (The Revolution and The New Power Generation); May 29, 1962 – Chloé Sainte-Marie, Canadian actress and singer; April 16, 1974 – Xu Jinglei, Chinese actress and director.
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