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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 is Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 121 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,794 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 7,265 days or 19.89 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 738 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 1991.
If a dog named Dali - a Dachshund 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 Dali will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Dali 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.
- 1928Jeannie Carson
- 1928Rosemary Clooney
- 1942Zalman King
- 1957Mark Arnold
- 1958Drew Carey
- 1959Bob Mortimer
- 1973Livia Millhagen
- 1973Ron Trent
- 1979Martin Giroux
- 1988Vaness del Moral
View the complete list of May 23 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 23.
- 1820James Buchanan Eads, American engineer, designed the Eads Bridge (d. 1887)
- 1879Elizabeth Gunn, New Zealand soldier and pediatrician (d. 1963)
- 1925Joshua Lederberg, American biologist and geneticist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2008)
- 1926Basil Salvadore D'Souza, Indian bishop (d. 1996)
- 1932Kevork Ajemian, Syrian-French journalist and author (d. 1998)
- 1946Stephen Marks, English businessman
- 1971Laurel Holloman, American actress and painter
- 1985Kanyeria, Kenyan songwriter and producer
- 1987Gracie Otto, Australian actress, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1990Oliver Venno, Estonian volleyball player
View the complete list of May 23 famous birthdays.
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.
- 1568The Netherlands declare their independence from Spain.
- 1609Official ratification of the Second Charter of Virginia takes place.
- 1788South Carolina ratifies the United States Constitution as the eighth American state.
- 1829Accordion patent granted to Cyrill Demian in Vienna, Austrian Empire.
- 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.
- 1958The satellite Explorer 1 ceases transmission.
- 1992Italy’s most prominent anti-mafia judge Giovanni Falcone, his wife and three body guards are killed by the Corleonesi clan with a half-ton bomb near Capaci, Sicily. His friend and colleague Paolo Borsellino will be assassinated less than two months later, making 1992 a turning point in the history of Italian Mafia prosecutions.
- 2009Former South Korean president Roh Moo-hyun commits suicide, jumping from a 45-meter cliff in Bongha, Gimhae, South Korea.
- 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: Jan Miner, Harry Connick, Jr., Cara Williams, Lisa Lampanelli, Grant Gustin, Lukas Haas, Dagmar Oja, Bo'az Ma'uda, Keegan-Michael Key, Lola Albright.
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.
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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 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 Love Match 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 incompatibility 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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)
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: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 121 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,794 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,265 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.89 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 738
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Dachshund 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 14, 1985 – Karima Adebibe, English model and actress; June 7, 1967 – Dave Navarro, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Jane's Addiction, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Deconstruction, and The Panic Channel); August 9, 1989 – Kento Ono, Japanese actor and model.
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