Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of May 1974 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 11 minutes. Enjoy!
May 2, 1974 was a Thursday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1974. It was the 18th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 65 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,737 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 5,579 days or 15.27 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 567 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 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 8, 2006.
If a dog named Jorel - a Goldador breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 253 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 Jorel will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Jorel 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.
- 1915Peggy Mount
- 1924Theodore Bikel
- 1935Lance LeGault
- 1940Jo Ann Pflug
- 1950Lou Gramm
- 1952Mari Natsuki
- 1981Robert Buckley
- 1985Lily Allen
- 1987Nana Kitade
- 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.
- 1772Novalis, German author and poet (d. 1801)
- 1887Vernon Castle, English-American dancer (d. 1918)
- 1920Jean-Marie Auberson, Swiss violinist and conductor (d. 2004)
- 1932Maury Allen, American journalist, actor, and author (d. 2010)
- 1937Lorenzo Music, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2001)
- 1947James Dyson, English businessman, founded the Dyson Company
- 1968Jeff Agoos, Swiss-American soccer player, manager, and sportscaster
- 1974Horacio Carbonari, Argentinian footballer and manager
- 1983Tina Maze, Slovenian skier
- 1988Stephen Henderson, Irish footballer
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.
- 1230William de Braose is hanged by Prince Llywelyn the Great.
- 1670King Charles II of England grants a permanent charter to the Hudson’s Bay Company to open up the fur trade in North America.
- 1808Outbreak of the Peninsular War: The people of Madrid rise up in rebellion against French occupation. Francisco de Goya later memorializes this event in his painting The Second of May 1808.
- 1812The Siege of Cuautla during the Mexican War of Independence ends with both sides claiming victory after Mexican rebels under José María Morelos y Pavón abandon the city after 72 days under siege by royalist Spanish troops under Félix María Calleja.
- 1816Marriage of Léopold of Saxe-Coburg and Princess Charlotte of Wales.
- 1876The April Uprising breaks out in Bulgaria.
- 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.
- 1963Berthold Seliger launches a rocket with three stages and a maximum flight altitude of more than 100 kilometres near Cuxhaven. It is the only sounding rocket developed in Germany.
- 1972In the early morning hours a fire breaks out at the Sunshine Mine located between Kellogg and Wallace, ID, killing 91 workers.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, and 1974 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Houko Kuwashima, Shinnosuke Tachibana, Bob Clark, Kéllé Bryan, Roy Milton, George Stults, Tommy Seebach, Craig Robert Young, Go Eun-bi, Melissa George.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1974.
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 1974 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 17, 1956. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +119. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 9, 1988. Your score is -117. 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 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Loco-Motion by Grand Funk as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 4, 1974). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 France approximately on 950. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Bohemian personality, mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces.
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 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd May 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 122nd day of 1974
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 18th Thursday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 65 days
- Age on next birthday: 46 years old
- Days since birth: 16,737 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,579 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.27 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 567
- Next full moon: March 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 8, 2006
- Age in dog years: 253 dog years old using a Goldador breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: August 17, 1956 (+119)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 9, 1988 (-117)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: The Loco-Motion by Grand Funk (May 4, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: II.V.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 12, 1989 – Phoebe Tonkin, Australian actress and model; August 27, 1955 – Laura Fygi, Dutch singer; November 13, 1967 – Steve Zahn, American actor and singer.
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