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May 2, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1968. It was the 18th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 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 Sunday. 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 62 days left before your next birthday. You will be 53 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,296 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 6,432 days or 17.61 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 654 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 March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 9, 2000.
If a dog named Chelo - a Dalmatian breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 254 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 Chelo will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Chelo will age 4.5 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.
- 1929Eddie Garcia
- 1931Phil Bruns
- 1936Engelbert Humperdinck
- 1936Norma Aleandro
- 1946Lesley Gore
- 1950Lou Gramm
- 1981Rina Satō
- 1985Lily Allen
- 1988Lara Veronin
- 1991Jeong Jinwoon
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.
- 1451René II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508)
- 1910Alexander Bonnyman, Jr., American lieutenant, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1943)
- 1920Vasantrao Deshpande, Indian singer and sitar player (d. 1983)
- 1929James Dillion, American discus thrower (d. 2010)
- 1933Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf, English lawyer and judge, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
- 1935Faisal II of Iraq (d. 1958)
- 1942Jacques Rogge, Belgian businessman
- 1949Alan Titchmarsh, English gardener and author
- 1951John Glascock, English singer and bass player (Jethro Tull, Carmen, The Gods, and Chicken Shack) (d. 1979)
- 1972Dwayne Johnson, American-Canadian wrestler, actor, and producer
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.
- 1866Peruvian defenders fight off the Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.
- 1885The Congo Free State is established by King Léopold II of Belgium.
- 1889Menelik II, Emperor of Ethiopia, signs a treaty of amity with Italy, giving Italy control over Eritrea.
- 1932Comedian Jack Benny’s radio show airs for the first time.
- 1945World War II: Fall of Berlin: The Soviet Union announces the capture of Berlin and Soviet soldiers hoist their red flag over the Reichstag building.
- 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.
- 1972In the early morning hours a fire breaks out at the Sunshine Mine located between Kellogg and Wallace, ID, killing 91 workers.
- 1986Chernobyl disaster: The City of Chernobyl is evacuated six days after the disaster
- 2014Two mudslides in Badakhshan, Afghanistan, leave up to 2,500 people missing.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, and 1968 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Barry Miller, John Callaway, Joe Lo Truglio, Tiffany Thornton, Atsushi Hashimoto, Betty Johnson, Marguerite De La Motte, Arnold Moss, Charles Dance, Alfredo Landa.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1968.
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 1968 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 23, 1995. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +146. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 26, 1946. Your 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,562,313,822. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Honey by Bobby Goldsboro as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 4, 1968). 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 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 120,171,727 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1968. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd May 1968 is 328,338. That’s equivalent to 228 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 Lisa. This name was given to 49,532 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 82,006 times in the year 1968. Any chance you are Lisa 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 2” 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 2, 1968. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 123rd day of 1968
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 18th Thursday of 1968
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 62 days
- Age on next birthday: 53 years old
- Days since birth: 19,296 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,432 days
- Years spent sleeping: 17.61 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 654
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 9, 2000
- Age in dog years: 254 dog years old using a Dalmatian breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Monkey
- 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: December 23, 1995 (+146)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 26, 1946 (-146)
- 1968 world population: 3,562,313,822
- Number one song: Honey by Bobby Goldsboro (May 4, 1968)
- Babies born in 1968: 120,171,727
- Babies born in 1968 every day: 328,338
- Babies born in 1968 every minute: 228
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 49,532 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 82,006 babies
- Roman numerals: II.V.MCMLXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 16, 1958 – Lisa Loring, American actress; May 8, 1911 – Robert Johnson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1938); August 14, 1987 – James Buckley, English actor.
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