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May 2, 1940 was a Thursday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1940. It was the 18th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 74 days left before your next birthday. You will be 79 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,780 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 9,593 days or 26.27 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 974 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 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 9, 1972.
If a dog named Dubu - a Otterhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 406 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 Dubu will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Dubu 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.
- 1937Lorenzo Music
- 1940Jo Ann Pflug
- 1946David Suchet
- 1952Isla St Clair
- 1968Hikaru Midorikawa
- 1981Robert Buckley
- 1983Christa Rigozzi
- 1987Nana Kitade
- 1990Kay Panabaker
- 1991Laurie Duncan
View the complete list of May 2 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 2.
- 1907Pinky Lee, American comedian and television host (d. 1993)
- 1936Michael Rabin, American violinist (d. 1972)
- 1941Clay Carroll, American baseball player
- 1941Tony Adamowicz, American race car driver
- 1948Larry Gatlin, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (The Imperials)
- 1966Margus Kolga, Estonian diplomat
- 1974Janek Meet, Estonian footballer
- 1974Matt Berry, English actor and singer
- 1975David Beckham, English footballer, coach, and model
- 1979Roman Lyashenko, Russian ice hockey player (d. 2003)
View the complete list of May 2 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1611The King James Bible is published for the first time in London, England, by printer Robert Barker.
- 1670King Charles II of England grants a permanent charter to the Hudson’s Bay Company to open up the fur trade in North America.
- 1816Marriage of Léopold of Saxe-Coburg and Princess Charlotte of Wales.
- 1879The Spanish Socialist Workers‘ Party is founded in Casa Labra Pub (city of Madrid) by the historical Spanish workers’leader Pablo Iglesias.
- 1941Following the coup d'état against Iraq Crown Prince 'Abd al-Ilah earlier that year, the United Kingdom launches the Anglo-Iraqi War to restore him to power.
- 1945World War II: Italian Campaign: General Heinrich von Vietinghoff signs the official instrument of surrender of all Wehrmacht forces in Italy.
- 1955Tennessee Williams wins the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
- 1964First ascent of Shishapangma the fourteenth highest mountain in the world and the lowest of the Eight-thousanders.
- 1982Falklands War: The British nuclear submarine HMS Conqueror sinks the Argentine cruiser ARA General Belgrano.
- 1989Hungary begins dismantling its border fence with Austria, which allows a number of East Germans to defect.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, and 1940 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: Mavis Staples, Barbara Sheldon, Dorothy Malone, Jamie Renée Smith, Jerry Hall, Tyson Houseman, Giorgos Kapoutzidis, Elijah Wood, Dougray Scott, Gurmit Singh.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 2 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 Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1940.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd May 1940 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 2, 1929. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +148. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 26, 1947. Your incompatibility score is -199. 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!
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 Israel approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, broker.
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 to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,201 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 62,471 times in the year 1940. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 2, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 123rd day of 1940
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 18th Thursday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 74 days
- Age on next birthday: 79 years old
- Days since birth: 28,780 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,593 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.27 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 974
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 9, 1972
- Age in dog years: 406 dog years old using a Otterhound 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: Dragon
- 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: May 2, 1929 (+148)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 26, 1947 (-199)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 11, 1920 – Denver Pyle, American actor and director (d. 1997); November 22, 1983 – Tyler Hilton, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor; December 21, 1971 – Matthieu Chedid, French singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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