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May 15, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 135th day of the year 1978. It was the 20th Monday 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 is 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 25 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,950 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 4,983 days or 13.64 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 507 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 May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 21, 2010.
If a dog named Capt. - a Mutt 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 Capt. will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Capt. 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
- 1915Henrik Sandberg
- 1952Chazz Palminteri
- 1952Phil Seymour
- 1955Lia Vissi
- 1963Brenda Bakke
- 1965André Abujamra
- 1981Jamie-Lynn Sigler
- 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.
- 1892Charles E. Rosendahl, American admiral (d. 1977)
- 1901Xavier Herbert, Australian author (d. 1984)
- 1903Maria Reiche, German mathematician and archaeologist (d. 1998)
- 1909Clara Solovera, Chilean singer-songwriter (d. 1992)
- 1937Joe Tait, American sportscaster
- 1937Madeleine Albright, Czech-American politician and diplomat, 64th United States Secretary of State
- 1938Nancy Garden, American author (d. 2014)
- 1945Duarte Pio, Duke of Braganza
- 1968Cecilia Malmström, Swedish academic and politician, 15th European Commissioner for Trade
- 1979Robert Royal, American football 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.
- 495 BCA newly constructed temple in honour of the god Mercury was dedicated in ancient Rome on the Circus Maximus, between the Aventine and Palatine hills. To spite the senate and the consuls, the people awarded the dedication to a senior military officer, Marcus Laetorius.
- 1602Bartholomew Gosnold becomes the first recorded European to see Cape Cod.
- 1648The Treaty of Westphalia is signed.
- 1701The War of the Spanish Succession begins.
- 1755Laredo, Texas is established by the Spaniards.
- 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.
- 1935The Moscow Metro is opened to the public.
- 1943Joseph Stalin dissolves the Comintern (or Third International).
- 2006Cloud Gate was formally dedicated in Chicago’s Millennium Park.
View the complete list of May 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 15, and 1978 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: Michael Shannon, Anette Olzon, Leon Lai, Fana Mokoena, iJustine, Casey Dienel, Wayne Wang, Jay Park, MC Ren, Kim Mu-saeng.
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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 15, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th 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 15th 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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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 15, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 135th day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 20th Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 25 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,950 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,983 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.64 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 507
- Next full moon: May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 21, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Mutt 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: 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 26, 1960 – Patrick Breen, American actor and screenwriter; January 11, 1947 – Anna Calder-Marshall, English actress; April 20, 1939 – Ray Brooks, English actor.
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