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May 15, 1942 was a Friday and it was the 135th day of the year 1942. It was the 20th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 270 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,220 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 9,407 days or 25.75 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 956 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 21, 1974.
If a dog named Shiung - a Curly-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 366 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 Shiung will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Shiung 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.
- 1905Joseph Cotten
- 1909James Mason
- 1937Karin Krog
- 1950Nicholas Hammond
- 1953Mike Oldfield
- 1956Peter Salmon
- 1965André Abujamra
- 1987Jennylyn Mercado
- 1989Akina Minami
- 1992Clark Beckham
View the complete list of May 15 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 15.
- 1905Abraham Zapruder, American businessman, filmed the Zapruder film (d. 1970)
- 1915Hilda Bernstein, English-South African author and activist (d. 2006)
- 1924Maria Koepcke, German-Peruvian ornithologist and zoologist (d. 1971)
- 1925Bert Bolin, Swedish meteorologist and academic (d. 2007)
- 1925Mary F. Lyon, English geneticist and biologist (d. 2014)
- 1931Ken Venturi, American golfer and sportscaster (d. 2013)
- 1941Jaxon, American illustrator and publisher, co-founded the Rip Off Press (d. 2006)
- 1963Brenda Bakke, American actress
- 1970Ronald de Boer, Dutch footballer and manager
- 1982Alexandra Breckenridge, American actress and photographer
View the complete list of May 15 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1618Johannes Kepler confirms his previously rejected discovery of the third law of planetary motion (he first discovered it on March 8 but soon rejected the idea after some initial calculations were made).
- 1793Diego Marín Aguilera flies a glider for “about 360 meters”, at a height of 5–6 meters, during one of the first attempted manned flights.
- 1905Las Vegas, is founded when 110 acre, in what later would become downtown, are auctioned off.
- 1928Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, Plane Crazy.
- 1932In an attempted coup d'état, the Prime Minister of Japan Inukai Tsuyoshi is assassinated.
- 1941Joe DiMaggio begins a 56-game hitting streak.
- 1943Joseph Stalin dissolves the Comintern (or Third International).
- 1957At Malden Island in the Pacific Ocean, Britain tests its first hydrogen bomb in Operation Grapple.
- 1988Soviet war in Afghanistan: After more than eight years of fighting, the Soviet Army begins to withdrawal 115,000 troops from Afghanistan.
- 2010Jessica Watson becomes the youngest person to sail, non-stop and unassisted around the world solo.
View the complete list of May 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 15, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Erika Yazawa, Akira Emoto, Yūki Mihara, Michael White, Katreeya English, Yash Johar, Maggie Reilly, Jack Oakie, Cüneyt Arkın, Michael Arden.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 15 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 Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 15, 1942.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th May 1942 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 18, 1914. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +149. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 24, 1955. Your incompatibility score is -141. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
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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 Poland approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (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 15, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 135th day of 1942
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 20th Friday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 270 days
- Age on next birthday: 78 years old
- Days since birth: 28,220 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,407 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.75 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 956
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 21, 1974
- Age in dog years: 366 dog years old using a Curly-Coated Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Water
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 18, 1914 (+149)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 24, 1955 (-141)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
- Roman numerals: XV.V.MCMXLII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 19, 1966 – Jojo Alejar, Filipino actor and singer; May 29, 1961 – Melissa Etheridge, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and activist; November 6, 1966 – Paul Gilbert, American guitarist and singer (Mr. Big, Racer X, and Yellow Matter Custard).
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