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May 14, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 134th day of the year 1978. It was the 20th Sunday 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 323 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,748 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 5,249 days or 14.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 534 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 July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 20, 2010.
If a dog named Lumus - a Australian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Lumus will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Lumus will age 4 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.
- 1893Louis Verneuil
- 1925Patrice Munsel
- 1936Charlie Gracie
- 1944George Lucas
- 1961Jean Leloup
- 1966Marianne Denicourt
- 1969Cate Blanchett
- 1973Anais Granofsky
- 1976Martine McCutcheon
View the complete list of May 14 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 14.
- 1630Katakura Kagenaga, Japanese samurai (d. 1681)
- 1701William Emerson, English mathematician and academic (d. 1782)
- 1933Frank Harte, Irish singer and musicologist (d. 2005)
- 1936Dick Howser, American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 1987)
- 1940George Mathewson, Scottish banker and businessman
- 1942Tony Pérez, Cuban-American baseball player and manager
- 1966Mike Inez, American bass player and songwriter (Alice in Chains, Black Label Society, Slash’s Snakepit, and Spys4Darwin)
- 1967Natasha Kaiser-Brown, American sprinter and coach
- 1983Amber Tamblyn, American actress, producer, and screenwriter
- 1996Martin Garrix, Dutch DJ and producer
View the complete list of May 14 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1608The Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen.
- 1747War of the Austrian Succession: A British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at the First Battle of Cape Finisterre.
- 1811Paraguay: Pedro Juan Caballero, Fulgencio Yegros and José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia start actions to depose the Spanish governor
- 1913Governor of New York William Sulzer approves the charter for the Rockefeller Foundation, which begins operations with a $100 million donation from John D. Rockefeller.
- 1935The Philippines ratifies an independence agreement.
- 1948Israel is declared to be an independent state and a provisional government is established. Immediately after the declaration, Israel is attacked by the neighboring Arab states, triggering the 1948 Arab–Israeli War.
- 1961American civil rights movement: The Freedom Riders bus is fire-bombed near Anniston, Alabama, and the civil rights protesters are beaten by an angry mob.
- 1963Kuwait joins the United Nations.
- 2004The Constitutional Court of South Korea overturns the impeachment of President Roh Moo-hyun.
- 2013Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan declares a state of emergency in the northeast states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa due to the terrorist activities of Boko Haram.
View the complete list of May 14 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 14, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Katie Griffin, Rhian Sugden, Timothy Carey, Laraine Day, Joely Collins, Tonja Walker, Kristin Adams, E.D.I. Mean, Tamar Braxton, Tennessee Ernie Ford.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 14 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 14, 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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 14th May 1978 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was With a Little Luck by Wings as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 20, 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 Mongolia approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
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 14th 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 14, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 134th day of 1978
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 20th Sunday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 323 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,748 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,249 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 534
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 20, 2010
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Australian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: With a Little Luck by Wings (May 20, 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: XIV.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 2, 1962 – Cynthia Stevenson, Canadian actress; April 26, 1957 – Michel Barrette, Canadian comedian and actor; March 23, 1971 – Gail Porter, Scottish model and television host.
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