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May 15, 1974 was a Wednesday and it was the 135th day of the year 1974. It was the 20th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2030. 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 232 days left before your next birthday. You will be 48 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,300 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 5,767 days or 15.79 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 586 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 21, 2006.
If a dog named Melody - a Norwich Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 208 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 Melody will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Melody 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.
- 1870Eddie Morton
- 1914Norrie Paramor
- 1937Karin Krog
- 1938Lenny Welch
- 1948Brian Eno
- 1952Phil Seymour
- 1960Rob Bowman
- 1966Pete Wiggs
- 1968Seth Putnam
- 1982Alexandra Breckenridge
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.
- 1773Klemens von Metternich, German-Austrian politician, 1st State Chancellor of the Austrian Empire (d. 1859)
- 1925Bert Bolin, Swedish meteorologist and academic (d. 2007)
- 1936Anna Maria Alberghetti, Italian-American actress and singer
- 1939Dorothy Shirley, English high jumper and educator
- 1942Lois Johnson, American singer-songwriter (d. 2014)
- 1960Rimas Kurtinaitis, Lithuanian basketball player and coach
- 1972David Charvet, French actor and singer
- 1974Ahmet Zappa, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor
- 1981Justin Morneau, Canadian baseball player
- 1988Indrek Kajupank, Estonian basketball player
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.
- 1252Pope Innocent IV issues the papal bull ad extirpanda, which authorizes, but also limits, the torture of heretics in the Medieval Inquisition.
- 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).
- 1648The Treaty of Westphalia is signed.
- 1836Francis Baily observes “Baily’s beads” during an annular eclipse.
- 1858Opening of the present Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London.
- 1919Greek invasion of Smyrna. During the invasion, the Greek army kills or wounds 350 Turks. Those responsible are punished by the Greek Commander Aristides Stergiades.
- 1928Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, Plane Crazy.
- 1940McDonald’s opens its first restaurant in San Bernardino, California.
- 1960The Soviet Union launches Sputnik 4.
- 1969People’s Park: California Governor Ronald Reagan has an impromptu student park owned by University of California at Berkeley fenced off from student anti-war protestors, sparking a riot called Bloody Thursday.
View the complete list of May 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 15, and 1974 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: Dawn Zulueta, François Truffaut, Fiona Fullerton, Inna, André Abujamra, Seryoga, Rhian Ramos, Sharleen Spiteri, Martine Beswick, Eliza Bennett.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on May 15, 1974.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th May 1974 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 3, 1955. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +162. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 1, 1995. Your score is -171. 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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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Streak by Ray Stevens as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 18, 1974). 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 Burma approximately on 950. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 15th May 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. 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 15, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 135th day of 1974
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 20th Wednesday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 232 days
- Age on next birthday: 48 years old
- Days since birth: 17,300 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,767 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.79 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 586
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 21, 2006
- Age in dog years: 208 dog years old using a Norwich Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: August 3, 1955 (+162)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 1, 1995 (-171)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: The Streak by Ray Stevens (May 18, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: XV.V.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 20, 1983 – Takayuki Yamada, Japanese actor and singer; July 6, 1980 – JB Magsaysay, Filipino actor, businessman and politician; March 19, 1921 – Martha Carson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2004).
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