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May 22, 1959 was a Friday and it was the 142nd day of the year 1959. It was the 21st Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 Wednesday. 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 88 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,827 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 7,276 days or 19.92 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 740 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 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 28, 1991.
If a dog named Mocha - a Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Mocha will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Mocha 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.
- 1889Hugh Miller
- 1937Facundo Cabral
- 1938Susan Strasberg
- 1953Peter Bazalgette
- 1955Iva Davies
- 1959Harry Standjofski
- 1970Naomi Campbell
- 1975Enrique Palacios
- 1978Katie Price
View the complete list of May 22 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 22.
- 1700Michel-François Dandré-Bardon, French painter and illustrator (d. 1785)
- 1859Arthur Conan Doyle, Scottish physician and author (d. 1930)
- 1909Margaret Mee, English illustrator and educator (d. 1988)
- 1920Thomas Gold, Austrian-American astrophysicist and academic (d. 2004)
- 1940Bernard Shaw, American journalist
- 1959Morrissey, English singer-songwriter and pianist (The Smiths)
- 1967Christophe Gagliano, French martial artist and academic
- 1980Rhett Fisher, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor
- 1985Tranquillo Barnetta, Swiss footballer
- 1992Tommaso Cancellotti, Italian footballer
View the complete list of May 22 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1915Three trains collide in the Quintinshill rail disaster near Gretna Green, Scotland, killing 227 people and injuring 246; the accident is found to be the result of non-standard operating practices during a shift change at a busy junction.
- 1943Joseph Stalin disbands Comintern.
- 1961An earthquake rocks New South Wales.
- 1972Ceylon adopts a new constitution, thus becoming a Republic, changes its name to Sri Lanka, and joins the Commonwealth of Nations.
- 1992Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia join the United Nations.
- 1998Lewinsky scandal: A federal judge rules that United States Secret Service agents can be compelled to testify before a grand jury concerning the scandal, involving President Bill Clinton.
- 2005A Presidential election is held in Mongolia; the result is a victory for Nambaryn Enkhbayar of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP).
- 2010An Air India Express Boeing 737 goes over a cliff and crashes upon landing at Mangalore, India, killing 158 of the 166 people on board. It is the worst crash involving a Boeing 737.
- 2011An EF5 tornado strikes Joplin, Missouri, killing 162 people and wreaking $2.8 billion worth in damage—the costliest and seventh-deadliest single tornado in U.S. history.
- 2014General Prayut Chan-o-cha of the Royal Thai Armed Forces announces a military coup d'état, following six months of political turmoil.
View the complete list of May 22 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 22, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Pixie Lott, Helen Kurup, Ken Lynch, Jake Miller, Malin Åkerman, Josh Charles, John Beradino, Tim Meadows, Mike Brant, Carla Lane.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 22 is Gemini ♊ (The Twins) – a mutable sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 22, 1959.
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 Gemini is agate. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 22nd May 1959 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on March 5, 1939. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 7, 1974. Your incompatibility score is -113. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Kansas City by Wilbert Harrison as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 25, 1959). 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 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: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 22nd May 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 22, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 142nd day of 1959
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 21st Friday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 88 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,827 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,276 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.92 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 740
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 28, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- Western zodiac sign: Gemini ♊ (The Twins)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Agate
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: March 5, 1939 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 7, 1974 (-113)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Kansas City by Wilbert Harrison (May 25, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 30, 1982 – A-Trak, Canadian DJ and producer (Low Pros); November 10, 1967 – Michael Jai White, American actor, producer, screenwriter, and martial artist; May 30, 1987 – Joyce Cheng, Canadian-Hong Kong singer and actress.
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