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May 18, 1959 was a Monday and it was the 138th day of the year 1959. It was the 20th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 Thursday. 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 110 days left before your next birthday. You will be 64 years old when that day comes. There have been 23,266 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 7,755 days or 21.23 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 788 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 24, 1991.
If a dog named Marleigh - a Black Russian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 338 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 Marleigh will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Marleigh will age 5-6 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.
- 1897Frank Capra
- 1907Lincoln Stedman
- 1912Richard Brooks
- 1914Boris Christoff
- 1950Nick Wyman
- 1975Jack Johnson
- 1978Chad Donella
- 1979David Nail
- 1985Dalma Kovács
- 1988Kōji Seto
View the complete list of May 18 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 18.
- 1048Omar Khayyám, Persian mathematician, astronomer, and poet (d. 1131)
- 1907Irene Hunt, American author and educator (d. 2001)
- 1920Pope John Paul II (d. 2005)
- 1931Kalju Pitksaar, Estonian chess player (d. 1995)
- 1938Joan Blackman, American actress
- 1939Gordon O'Connor, Canadian general and politician, 38th Canadian Minister of Defence
- 1950Rod Milburn, American hurdler and coach (d. 1997)
- 1961Russell Senior, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Pulp)
- 1979Mariusz Lewandowski, Polish footballer
- 1986Kevin Anderson, South African tennis player
View the complete list of May 18 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1388During the Battle of Buyur Lake, General Lan Yu led a Chinese army forward to crush the Mongol hordes of Tögüs Temür, the Khan of Northern Yuan.
- 1565The Great Siege of Malta begins, in which Ottoman forces attempt and fail to conquer Malta.
- 1811Battle of Las Piedras: The first great military triumph of the revolution of the Río de la Plata in Uruguay led by José Artigas.
- 1917World War I: The Selective Service Act of 1917 is passed, giving the President of the United States the power of conscription.
- 1927After being founded for 20 years, the Government of the Republic of China approves Tongji University to be among the first national universities of the Republic of China.
- 1933New Deal: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an act creating the Tennessee Valley Authority.
- 1944World War II: Battle of Monte Cassino: Conclusion after seven days of the fourth battle as German paratroopers evacuate Monte Cassino.
- 1953Jackie Cochran becomes the first woman to break the sound barrier.
- 1974Nuclear test: under project Smiling Buddha, India successfully detonates its first nuclear weapon becoming the sixth nation to do so.
- 1990In France, a modified TGV train achieves a new rail world speed record of 515.3 km/h (320.2 mph).
View the complete list of May 18 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 18, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Cecilia Gasdia, Guillaume Depardieu, Paul de Leeuw, Gia Farrell, Eileen Fulton, Claude Rains, Tiny Bradshaw, Udo Jürgens, Joel Goonan, Morten Harket.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 18 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 18, 1959.
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 18th May 1959 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 10, 1935. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +124. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 8, 1944. Your score is -114. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Kansas City by Wilbert Harrison as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 18, 1959). 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 Northern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
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 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 18th May 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man May 18” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 18, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 138th day of 1959
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 20th Monday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2025: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 110 days
- Age on next birthday: 64 years old
- Days since birth: 23,266 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,755 days
- Years spent sleeping: 21.23 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 788
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 24, 1991
- Age in dog years: 338 dog years old using a Black Russian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: October 10, 1935 (+124)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 8, 1944 (-114)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Kansas City by Wilbert Harrison (May 18, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
- Roman numerals: XVIII.V.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 24, 1922 – J. D. Cannon, American actor (d. 2005); September 9, 1931 – Margaret Tyzack, English actress (d. 2011); January 1, 1969 – Nicolle Dickson, Australian actress.
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