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May 2, 1942 was a Saturday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1942. It was the 18th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 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 was Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 138 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,986 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 9,329 days or 25.54 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 947 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 8, 1974.
If a dog named Nas - a Staffordshire Bull Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 324 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 Nas will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Nas 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.
- 1898Henry Hall
- 1922Serge Reggiani
- 1929Link Wray
- 1948Larry Gatlin
- 1952Isla St Clair
- 1962Mitzi Kapture
- 1974Matt Berry
- 1975Joe Wilkinson
- 1991Jeong Jinwoon
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.
- 1810Hans Christian Lumbye, Danish composer and conductor (d. 1874)
- 1879James F. Byrnes, American stenographer and politician, 49th United States Secretary of State (d. 1972)
- 1896Helen of Greece and Denmark (d. 1982)
- 1903Benjamin Spock, American rower, pediatrician, and author (d. 1998)
- 1924Hugh Cortazzi, English soldier, historian, and diplomat, British Ambassador to Japan
- 1936Michael Rabin, American violinist (d. 1972)
- 1945Goldy McJohn, Canadian keyboard player (Steppenwolf, The Mynah Birds, and The Sparrows)
- 1954Elliot Goldenthal, American composer and conductor
- 1973Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, German director and screenwriter
- 1975Joe Wilkinson, English actor and screenwriter
View the complete list of May 2 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1194King Richard I of England gives Portsmouth its first Royal Charter.
- 1559John Knox returns from exile to Scotland to become the leader of the nascent Scottish Reformation.
- 1816Marriage of Léopold of Saxe-Coburg and Princess Charlotte of Wales.
- 1829After anchoring nearby, Captain Charles Fremantle of HMS Challenger, declares the Swan River Colony in Australia.
- 1863American Civil War: Stonewall Jackson is wounded by friendly fire while returning to camp after reconnoitering during the Battle of Chancellorsville. He succumbs to pneumonia eight days later.
- 1876The April Uprising breaks out in Bulgaria.
- 1885Cree and Assiniboine warriors win the Battle of Cut Knife, their largest victory over Canadian forces during the North-West Rebellion.
- 1945World War II: The US 82nd Airborne Division liberates Wöbbelin concentration camp finding 1000 dead prisoners, most of whom starved to death.
- 1964First ascent of Shishapangma the fourteenth highest mountain in the world and the lowest of the Eight-thousanders.
- 2004Yelwa massacre ended. It began on 4 February 2004 when armed Muslims attacked the Christians of Yelwa killing more than 78 Christians including at least 48 who were worshipping inside a church compound. More than 630 nomad Muslims were killed by Christians in Nigeria.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Paresh Rawal, Akiko Kobayashi, Troy Gentry, Rebecca Ferguson, Adam Dutkiewicz, George Amon Webster, Tamlyn Tomita, Gene McDaniels, Leona Naess, Mark Margolis.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1942.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd May 1942 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 18, 1914. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +182. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 4, 1918. Your incompatibility score is -146. 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 male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Quebeck 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: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 2, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 122nd day of 1942
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 18th Saturday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 138 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,986 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,329 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.54 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 947
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 8, 1974
- Age in dog years: 324 dog years old using a Staffordshire Bull Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Water
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 18, 1914 (+182)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 4, 1918 (-146)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 8, 1943 – Paul Samwell-Smith, English bass player and producer (The Yardbirds and Box of Frogs); September 29, 1960 – Carol Welsman, Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist; April 23, 1970 – Dennis Culp, American singer-songwriter and trombonist (Five Iron Frenzy and Brave Saint Saturn).
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