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May 20, 1942 was a Wednesday and it was the 140th day of the year 1942. It was the 20th Wednesday 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 Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 246 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,244 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 9,415 days or 25.78 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 957 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 October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 26, 1974.
If a dog named Heist - a Basenji breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 328 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 Heist will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Heist 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.
- 1889Karin Molander
- 1949Dave Thomas
- 1950Andy Johns
- 1952Tim Albery
- 1959Susan Cowsill
- 1980Agnes Kittelsen
- 1984Naturi Naughton
- 1986Louisa Krause
- 1988Nathaniel Brown
- 1992Christian Antidormi
View the complete list of May 20 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 20.
- 1554Paolo Bellasio, Italian organist and composer (d. 1594)
- 1759William Thornton, Virgin Islander-American architect, designed the United States Capitol (d. 1828)
- 1882Sigrid Undset, Danish-Norwegian author and translator, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1949)
- 1897Diego Abad de Santillán, Spanish economist and author (d. 1983)
- 1911Annie M.G. Schmidt, Dutch author and playwright (d. 1995)
- 1921Hal Newhouser, American baseball player and scout (d. 1998)
- 1931Paul R. Evans, American furniture designer and sculptor (d. 1987)
- 1960Tony Goldwyn, American actor and director
- 1967Gabriele Muccino, Italian director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1982Imran Farhat, Pakistani cricketer
View the complete list of May 20 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1862U.S. President Abraham Lincoln signs the Homestead Act into law.
- 1883Krakatoa begins to erupt; the volcano explodes three months later, killing more than 36,000 people.
- 1908Budi Utomo organization is founded in Dutch East Indies, beginning the Indonesian National Awakening.
- 1927Treaty of Jeddah: The United Kingdom recognizes the sovereignty of King Ibn Saud in the Kingdoms of Hejaz and Nejd, which later merge to become the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
- 1967The Popular Movement of the Revolution political party is established in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- 1980In a referendum in Quebec, the population rejects by a 60% vote the proposal from its government to move towards independence from Canada.
- 1983Church Street bombing: A car bomb planted by Umkhonto we Sizwe explodes on Church Street in South Africa’s capital, Pretoria, killing 19 people and injuring 217 others.
- 1983First publications of the discovery of the HIV virus that causes AIDS in the journal Science by Luc Montagnier.
- 1990The first post-Communist presidential and parliamentary elections are held in Romania.
- 2010Everybody Draw Mohammed Day: A social media event is celebrated in response to the Muslim extremists’ reaction to images of Mohammed.
View the complete list of May 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 20, 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: Peter Frampton, Beenie Man, John Pilger, Fumihiko Tachiki, Roy Khan, Frederik Buch, Amerie, Clare Kelly, Emma de Caunes, Lisette Oropesa.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 20 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 20, 1942.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th 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 21, 1934. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +176. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 4, 1931. Your incompatibility score is -182. 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 Northern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
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)
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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 20, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 140th day of 1942
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 20th Wednesday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 246 days
- Age on next birthday: 78 years old
- Days since birth: 28,244 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,415 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.78 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 957
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 26, 1974
- Age in dog years: 328 dog years old using a Basenji 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 21, 1934 (+176)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 4, 1931 (-182)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
- Roman numerals: XX.V.MCMXLII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 21, 1952 – Joe Strummer, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (The Clash, The Mescaleros, and The Pogues) (d. 2002); January 10, 1970 – Buff Bagwell, American wrestler and actor; January 28, 1978 – Sheamus, Irish wrestler and actor.
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