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May 20, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 140th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 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 239 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,371 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 487 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1949Dave Thomas
- 1958Jane Wiedlin
- 1959Daniel Darc
- 1967Gabriele Muccino
- 1975Mark Zupan
- 1980Cauã Reymond
- 1982Candace Bailey
- 1983N. T. Rama Rao Jr.
- 1986Vitória Frate
- 1993Devon Seron
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 20.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 20.
- 1906Giuseppe Siri, Italian cardinal (d. 1989)
- 1911Gardner Fox, American author (d. 1986)
- 1924Zelmar Michelini, Uruguayan journalist and politician (d. 1976)
- 1931Ken Boyer, American baseball player and manager (d. 1982)
- 1942Lynn Davies, Welsh sprinter and long jumper
- 1944Dietrich Mateschitz, Austrian businessman, co-founded Red Bull GmbH
- 1953Robert Doyle, Australian educator and politician, 103rd Lord Mayor of Melbourne
- 1966Dan Abrams, American journalist and author
- 1967Ramzi Yousef, Kuwaiti-Pakistani terrorist, conducted the World Trade Center bombing
- 1993Caroline Zhang, American figure skater
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 20.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 794King Æthelberht II of East Anglia visits the royal Mercian court at Sutton Walls, with a view to marrying princess Ælfthryth. He is taken captive and beheaded.
- 1293King Sancho IV of Castile creates the Study of General Schools of Alcalá.
- 1521Ignatius Loyola is seriously wounded in the Battle of Pampeluna.
- 1645Yangzhou massacre: the 10-day massacre of 800,000 residents of the city of Yangzhou, part of the Transition from Ming to Qing.
- 1813Napoleon Bonaparte leads his French troops into the Battle of Bautzen in Saxony, Germany, against the combined armies of Russia and Prussia. The battle ends the next day with a French victory.
- 1899The first traffic ticket in the US: New York City taxi driver Jacob German was arrested for speeding while driving 12 miles per hour on Lexington Street.
- 1932Amelia Earhart takes off from Newfoundland to begin the world’s first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean by a female pilot, landing in Ireland the next day.
- 1940The Holocaust: The first prisoners arrive at a new concentration camp at Auschwitz.
- 1948Chiang Kai-shek is elected as the first President of the Republic of China.
- 1989The Chinese authorities declare martial law in the face of pro-democracy demonstrations, setting the scene for the Tiananmen Square massacre.
View the complete list of historical events for May 20.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 20 and 1978 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: Mary Gauthier, Mädchen Amick, Eduardo Yáñez, Norman Reedus, Ben Blue, Shemar Moore, Julian De La Celle, Rosa Blasi, Chace Ambrose, Tomoyuki Tanaka.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 20 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 20, 1978.
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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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was With a Little Luck by Wings as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 20, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 28, 1975 – Shanna Moakler, American model and actress, Miss USA 1995; August 14, 1941 – Connie Smith, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; January 13, 1936 – Renato Bruson, Italian opera singer.
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