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May 18, 1988 was a Wednesday and it was the 139th day of the year 1988. It was the 20th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 118 days left before your next birthday. You will be 31 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,204 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 3,735 days or 10.22 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 379 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 January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on January 25, 2020.
If a dog named Frankie - a Cane Corso breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 177 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 Frankie will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Frankie 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.
- 1892Ezio Pinza
- 1914Boris Christoff
- 1941Miriam Margolyes
- 1944Albert Hammond
- 1954Wreckless Eric
- 1957Michael Cretu
- 1967Nancy Juvonen
- 1978Chad Donella
- 1987Luisana Lopilato
- 1992Spencer Breslin
View the complete list of May 18 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 18.
- 1822Mathew Brady, American photographer and journalist (d. 1896)
- 1851James Budd, American lawyer and politician, 19th Governor of California (d. 1908)
- 1912Richard Brooks, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1992)
- 1931Kalju Pitksaar, Estonian chess player (d. 1995)
- 1955Chow Yun-fat, Hong Kong actor and screenwriter
- 1969Martika, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress (Oppera)
- 1977Lee Hendrie, English footballer
- 1979Jens Bergensten, Swedish video game designer, co-designed Minecraft
- 1988Ryan Cooley, Canadian actor
- 1999Laura Omloop, Belgian singer-songwriter
View the complete list of May 18 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1096First Crusade: Around 800 Jews are massacred in Worms, Germany
- 1803Napoleonic Wars: The United Kingdom revokes the Treaty of Amiens and declares war on France.
- 1896The United States Supreme Court rules in Plessy v. Ferguson that the “separate but equal” doctrine is constitutional.
- 1944Deportation of Crimean Tatars by the Soviet Union government.
- 1948The First Legislative Yuan of the Republic of China officially convenes in Nanking.
- 1974Completion of the Warsaw radio mast, the tallest construction ever built at the time. It collapsed on August 8, 1991.
- 1974Nuclear test: under project Smiling Buddha, India successfully detonates its first nuclear weapon becoming the sixth nation to do so.
- 1993Riots in Nørrebro, Copenhagen caused by the approval of the four Danish exceptions in the Maastricht Treaty referendum. Police opened fire against civilians for the first time since World War II and injured 11 demonstrators. In total 113 bullets are fired.
- 2005A second photo from the Hubble Space Telescope confirms that Pluto has two additional moons, Nix and Hydra.
- 2015At least 78 people die in a landslides caused by heavy rains in the Colombian town of Salgar.
View the complete list of May 18 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 18, and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Fred Ball, Spencer Treat Clark, Julio Iglesias, Jeon Soo-il, John Cowan, Zaira Nara, Rachael Lillis, Eric Burdon, Frank Shuster, Valerie Mahaffey.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 18, 1988.
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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 18th May 1988 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
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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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Anything for You by Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 21, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1325. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 18th May 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 18, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 139th day of 1988
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 20th Wednesday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 118 days
- Age on next birthday: 31 years old
- Days since birth: 11,204 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,735 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.22 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 379
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 25, 2020
- Age in dog years: 177 dog years old using a Cane Corso breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Anything for You by Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine (May 21, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 13, 1920 – Laraine Day, American actress (d. 2007); November 21, 1973 – Inés Sastre, Spanish model and actress; May 28, 1971 – Isabelle Carré, French actress and singer.
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