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May 23, 1959 was a Saturday and it was the 143rd day of the year 1959. It was the 21st Saturday 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 was Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday 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 169 days left before your next birthday. You will be 64 years old when that day comes. There have been 23,207 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 7,736 days or 21.18 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 785 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 December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 1991.
If a dog named Shmoogie - a Chinese Crested breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 272 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 Shmoogie will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Shmoogie 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.
- 1919Betty Garrett
- 1919Ruth Fernández
- 1925Mac Wiseman
- 1928Nigel Davenport
- 1946Frederik de Groot
- 1952Anne-Marie David
- 1959Bob Mortimer
- 1965Melissa McBride
- 1981Gwenno Saunders
- 1981Tim Robinson
View the complete list of May 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 23.
- 1914Barbara Ward, Baroness Jackson of Lodsworth, English economist and journalist (d. 1981)
- 1928Pauline Julien, Canadian singer-songwriter and actress (d. 1998)
- 1941Martin Puryear, American sculptor and painter
- 1946Stephen Marks, English businessman
- 1947Ann Hui, Hong Kong actress, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1951Anatoly Karpov, Russian chess player
- 1954Michel Roux Jr., English-French chef and author
- 1958Lea DeLaria, American actress and singer
- 1966Ernst-Paul Hasselbach, Dutch television host and producer (d. 2008)
- 1984Sam Milby, American-Filipino actor and singer
View the complete list of May 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1430Siege of Compiègne: Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne.
- 1568Dutch rebels led by Louis of Nassau, defeat Jean de Ligne, Duke of Arenberg, and his loyalist troops in the Battle of Heiligerlee, opening the Eighty Years’ War.
- 1618The Second Defenestration of Prague precipitates the Thirty Years’ War.
- 1873The Canadian Parliament establishes the North-West Mounted Police, the forerunner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
- 1900American Civil War: Sergeant William Harvey Carney is awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism in the Assault on the Battery Wagner in 1863.
- 1911The New York Public Library is dedicated.
- 1945World War II: Heinrich Himmler, the head of the Schutzstaffel, commits suicide while in Allied custody.
- 1945World War II: The Flensburg Government under Reichspräsident Karl Dönitz is dissolved when its members are captured and arrested by British forces at Flensburg in Northern Germany.
- 2004Part of Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport’s Terminal 2E collapses, killing four people and injuring three others.
- 2013The Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River collapses in Mount Vernon, Washington.
View the complete list of May 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 23, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rachel Boston, Urassaya Sperbund, Rigo Tovar, Omara Portuondo, George Grizzard, Yukari Tamura, Garrett Hedlund, Paprika Steen, Mos Def, James Morrison.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 23 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 23, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd 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 7, 1932. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +107. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 8, 1944. Your score is -120. 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 23rd 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)
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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 23, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 143rd day of 1959
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 21st Saturday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2024: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 169 days
- Age on next birthday: 64 years old
- Days since birth: 23,207 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,736 days
- Years spent sleeping: 21.18 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 785
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 1991
- Age in dog years: 272 dog years old using a Chinese Crested breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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 7, 1932 (+107)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 8, 1944 (-120)
- 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
- Roman numerals: XXIII.V.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 28, 1974 – Rob Dyrdek, American skateboarder, actor, and producer; July 19, 1924 – Pat Hingle, American actor and producer (d. 2009); June 2, 1935 – Roger Brierley, English actor and singer (d. 2005).
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