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May 15, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 135th day of the year 1981. It was the 20th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 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 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 81 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,798 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 4,599 days or 12.59 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 468 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 21, 2013.
If a dog named Whittey - a Basset Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 168 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 Whittey will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Whittey 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.
- 1935Utah Phillips
- 1943Freddie Perren
- 1948Brian Eno
- 1956Peter Salmon
- 1960Greg Wise
- 1960Rhonda Burchmore
- 1968Sophie Raworth
- 1982Bradford Cox
- 1987Jennylyn Mercado
- 1990Lee Jong-hyun
View the complete list of May 15 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 15.
- 1767Ezekiel Hart, Canadian businessman and politician (d. 1843)
- 1891Fritz Feigl, Austrian-Brazilian chemist and academic (d. 1971)
- 1915Henrik Sandberg, Danish production manager and producer (d. 1993)
- 1931Ken Venturi, American golfer and sportscaster (d. 2013)
- 1938Nancy Garden, American author (d. 2014)
- 1947Graeham Goble, Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Little River Band, Mississippi, Travis Wellington Hedge, and Birtles & Goble)
- 1967Laura Hillenbrand, American journalist and author
- 1969Hideki Irabu, Japanese-American baseball player (d. 2011)
- 1979Daniel Caines, English sprinter
- 1981Justin Morneau, Canadian baseball player
View the complete list of May 15 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1791French Revolution: Maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance.
- 1800King George III of the United Kingdom survives an assassination attempt by James Hadfield, who is later acquitted by reason of insanity.
- 1911In Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey v. United States, the United States Supreme Court declares Standard Oil to be an “unreasonable” monopoly under the Sherman Antitrust Act and orders the company to be broken up.
- 1925Al-Insaniyyah, the first Arabic communist newspaper, is founded.
- 1928Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, Plane Crazy.
- 1940McDonald’s opens its first restaurant in San Bernardino, California.
- 1963Project Mercury: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into space alone.
- 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.
- 1987The Soviet Union launches the Polyus prototype orbital weapons platform. It fails to reach orbit.
- 2013An upsurge in violence in Iraq leaves more than 389 people dead over three days.
View the complete list of May 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 15, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Andy Clyde, Yuri Mitsui, Steven Mackintosh, Pascale Bussières, Rita Wilson, Nasri, Tracey Walter, Dweezil Zappa, Kirsti Sparboe.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on May 15, 1981.
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 1981 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 22, 1967. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +140. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 31, 1988. 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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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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 16, 1981). 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 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 15th May 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 15, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 135th day of 1981
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 20th Friday of 1981
- 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: 81 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,798 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,599 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.59 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 468
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 21, 2013
- Age in dog years: 168 dog years old using a Basset Hound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 22, 1967 (+140)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 31, 1988 (-141)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes (May 16, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 19, 1915 – Pat Buttram, American actor and singer (d. 1994); August 23, 1966 – Charley Boorman, English actor and producer; July 24, 1966 – Mo-Do, Italian singer-songwriter (d. 2013).
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