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May 2, 1948 was a Sunday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1948. It was the 18th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 153 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,240 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 9,080 days or 24.86 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 922 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 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 9, 1980.
If a dog named Tiller - a Scottish Deerhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 388 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 Tiller will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Tiller 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.
- 1885Hedda Hopper
- 1915Doris Fisher
- 1920Vasantrao Deshpande
- 1922Serge Reggiani
- 1924Theodore Bikel
- 1937Lorenzo Music
- 1962Mitzi Kapture
- 1974Matt Berry
- 1988Lara Veronin
- 1990Kay Panabaker
View the complete list of May 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 2.
- 1729Catherine the Great, Russian wife of Peter III of Russia (d. 1796)
- 1894Joseph Henry Woodger, English biologist, philosopher, and academic (d. 1981)
- 1897John Frederick Coots, American songwriter (d. 1985)
- 1930Öztürk Serengil, Turkish actor and producer (d. 1999)
- 1939Sumio Iijima, Japanese physicist and engineer
- 1966Belinda Stronach, Canadian businesswoman, philanthropist, and politician
- 1976Jeff Gutt, American singer-songwriter (Dry Cell)
- 1980Brad Richards, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1983Ove Vanebo, Norwegian politician
- 1988Lara Veronin, American-Taiwanese singer-songwriter (Nan Quan Mama)
View the complete list of May 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1335Otto the Merry, Duke of Austria, becomes Duke of Carinthia.
- 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.
- 1889Menelik II, Emperor of Ethiopia, signs a treaty of amity with Italy, giving Italy control over Eritrea.
- 1933Gleichschaltung: Adolf Hitler bans trade unions.
- 1986Chernobyl disaster: The City of Chernobyl is evacuated six days after the disaster
- 1998The European Central Bank is founded in Brussels in order to define and execute the European Union’s monetary policy.
- 1999Panamanian election, 1999: Mireya Moscoso becomes the first woman to be elected President of Panama.
- 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.
- 2008Cyclone Nargis makes landfall in Burma killing over 138,000 people and leaving millions of people homeless.
- 2011An E. coli outbreak strikes Europe, mostly in Germany, leaving more than 30 people dead and many others sick from the bacteria outbreak.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, and 1948 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Paul Merton, Stuart Erwin, Coco Robicheaux, Rick Evans, Ken Olin, Patricia Morison, Hound Dog Taylor, Emily Meade, Lauren Chapin, Matthew John Armstrong.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1948.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd May 1948 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 14, 1956. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +191. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 6, 1970. Your score is -206. 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?
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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 New Guinea approximately on 800. Your profession was writer, dramatist, organizer of rituals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 96,209 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 88,588 times in the year 1948. Any chance you are Linda or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 2, 1948. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 123rd day of 1948
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 18th Sunday of 1948
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2024: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 153 days
- Age on next birthday: 75 years old
- Days since birth: 27,240 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,080 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.86 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 922
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 9, 1980
- Age in dog years: 388 dog years old using a Scottish Deerhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: Rat
- 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: April 14, 1956 (+191)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 6, 1970 (-206)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 96,209 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 88,588 babies
- Roman numerals: II.V.MCMXLVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 16, 1938 – Barry Primus, American actor, director, and producer; May 16, 1946 – Robert Fripp, English guitarist, songwriter, and producer (King Crimson, The League of Gentlemen, Giles, Giles and Fripp, and Fripp & Eno); January 12, 1934 – Metin Serezli, Turkish actor (d. 2013).
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