Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of May 1987 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
May 2, 1987 was a Saturday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1987. It was the 18th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1987 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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 91 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,058 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 4,353 days or 11.92 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 442 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 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 8, 2019.
If a dog named Princess - a Shih Tzu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 160 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 Princess will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Princess 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.
- 1885Hedda Hopper
- 1922Serge Reggiani
- 1927Ray Barrett
- 1929Link Wray
- 1946David Suchet
- 1959Tony Wakeford
- 1968Ziana Zain
- 1981Robert Buckley
- 1991Jeong Jinwoon
- 1994Josh Bolt
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.
- 1660Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian composer (d. 1725)
- 1865Clyde Fitch, American playwright (d. 1909)
- 1885Hedda Hopper, American actress and journalist (d. 1966)
- 1925John Neville, English-Canadian actor (d. 2011)
- 1928Hans Trass, Estonian ecologist and botanist
- 1928Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Bhutanese king (d. 1972)
- 1972Dwayne Johnson, American-Canadian wrestler, actor, and producer
- 1977Fredrik Malm, Swedish journalist and politician
- 1981Rina Satō, Japanese voice actress and singer
- 1987Kris Russell, Canadian ice hockey player
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.
- 1559John Knox returns from exile to Scotland to become the leader of the nascent Scottish Reformation.
- 1568Mary, Queen of Scots, escapes from Loch Leven Castle.
- 1906Closing ceremony of the Intercalated Games in Athens, Greece.
- 1932Comedian Jack Benny’s radio show airs for the first time.
- 1945World War II: The US 82nd Airborne Division liberates Wöbbelin concentration camp finding 1000 dead prisoners, most of whom starved to death.
- 1964Vietnam War: An explosion sinks the USS Card while it is docked at Saigon. Viet Cong forces are suspected of placing a bomb on the ship. She is raised and returned to service less than seven months later.
- 1969The British ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2 departs on her maiden voyage to New York City.
- 1986Chernobyl disaster: The City of Chernobyl is evacuated six days after the disaster
- 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 1987 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: Alexis Thorpe, Margaret Tyzack, Alan Hale, Sr., Karina Bacchi, Chris Penn, Masanobu Takashima, Dante Basco, Roy Kim, Barbara La Marr, Antonio Moreno.
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), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on May 2, 1987.
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 1987 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 27, 1964. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +228. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 17, 1968. Your score is -190. 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 5,027,200,492. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (I Just) Died in Your Arms by Cutting Crew as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 2, 1987). 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 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 138,691,278 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1987. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd May 1987 is 379,976. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 55,991 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 63,647 times in the year 1987. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1987. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 122nd day of 1987
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 18th Saturday of 1987
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2025: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 91 days
- Age on next birthday: 36 years old
- Days since birth: 13,058 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,353 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.92 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 442
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 8, 2019
- Age in dog years: 160 dog years old using a Shih Tzu 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: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: February 27, 1964 (+228)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 17, 1968 (-190)
- 1987 world population: 5,027,200,492
- Number one song: (I Just) Died in Your Arms by Cutting Crew (May 2, 1987)
- Babies born in 1987: 138,691,278
- Babies born in 1987 every day: 379,976
- Babies born in 1987 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 55,991 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 63,647 babies
- Roman numerals: II.V.MCMLXXXVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 9, 1933 – Judy Tyler, American actress (d. 1957); January 3, 1970 – Lee Beom-soo, South Korean actor; May 1, 1956 – Catherine Frot, French actress.
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