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May 20, 1974 was a Monday and it was the 140th day of the year 1974. It was the 20th Monday 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 31 days left before your next birthday. You will be 47 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,136 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 5,712 days or 15.64 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 580 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 26, 2006.
If a dog named Thatcher - a Old English Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 258 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 Thatcher will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Thatcher 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.
- 1922Peter Hughes
- 1933Constance Towers
- 1935Mickey Rose
- 1955Zbigniew Preisner
- 1969Road Dogg
- 1970Ryuichi Kawamura
- 1983Chad Connell
- 1983Emma Williams
- 1983Michaela McManus
- 1986Louisa Krause
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.
- 1768Dolley Madison, American wife of James Madison, 4th First Lady of the United States (d. 1849)
- 1776Simon Fraser, American-Canadian fur trader and explorer (d. 1862)
- 1886Ali Sami Yen, Turkish footballer and manager, founded the Galatasaray Sports Club (d. 1951)
- 1889Karin Molander, Swedish actress (d. 1978)
- 1897Diego Abad de Santillán, Spanish economist and author (d. 1983)
- 1919George Gobel, American actor and singer (d. 1991)
- 1926George Hurst, Scottish-English conductor (d. 2012)
- 1927Franciszek Macharski, Polish cardinal
- 1964Kōichirō Genba, Japanese politician, 80th Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs
- 1966Dan Abrams, American journalist and author
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.
- 526An earthquake kills about 250,000 people in what is now Syria and Antiochia.
- 1498Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama discovers the sea route to India when he arrives at Kozhikode (previously known as Calicut), India.
- 1631The city of Magdeburg in Germany is seized by forces of the Holy Roman Empire and most of its inhabitants massacred, in one of the bloodiest incidents of the Thirty Years’ War.
- 1775Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence is signed in Charlotte, North Carolina
- 1864American Civil War: Battle of Ware Bottom Church: In the Virginia Bermuda Hundred Campaign, 10,000 troops fight in this Confederate victory.
- 1908Budi Utomo organization is founded in Dutch East Indies, beginning the Indonesian National Awakening.
- 1949In the United States, the Armed Forces Security Agency, the predecessor to the National Security Agency, is established.
- 1980In a referendum in Quebec, the population rejects by a 60% vote the proposal from its government to move towards independence from Canada.
- 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.
View the complete list of May 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 20, 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: Hansika Motwani, William J. Bell, Caleb Landry Jones, Elena Risteska, Michelle Alves, Brad Martin, Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr., Alex Arrowsmith, Jimmy McCulloch, Anna Tomowa-Sintow.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on May 20, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th 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 May 1, 1948. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +103. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 28, 1988. Your score is -131. 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!
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 Streak by Ray Stevens as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 25, 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 Scotland approximately on 950. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
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 determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
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 20th 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 20” 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 20, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 140th day of 1974
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 20th Monday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 31 days
- Age on next birthday: 47 years old
- Days since birth: 17,136 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,712 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.64 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 580
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 26, 2006
- Age in dog years: 258 dog years old using a Old English Sheepdog 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: May 1, 1948 (+103)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 28, 1988 (-131)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: The Streak by Ray Stevens (May 25, 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: XX.V.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 21, 1937 – Marlo Thomas, American actress and producer; November 27, 1945 – Phil Bloom, Dutch model and actress; June 16, 1930 – Vilmos Zsigmond, Hungarian-American cinematographer and producer.
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