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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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 213 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,702 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 7,234 days or 19.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 734 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 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 1991.
If a dog named Burrita - a Catahoula Leopard Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 320 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 Burrita will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Burrita 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.
- 1929Ulla Jacobsson
- 1931Patience Cleveland
- 1936Ingeborg Hallstein
- 1945Lauren Chapin
- 1954Marvelous Marvin Hagler
- 1965Melissa McBride
- 1965Tom Tykwer
- 1979Martin Giroux
- 1984Sam Milby
- 1986Angela Martini
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)
- 1820Lorenzo Sawyer, American lawyer and judge (d. 1891)
- 1917Edward Norton Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist (d. 2008)
- 1919Betty Garrett, American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2011)
- 1919Ruth Fernández, Puerto Rican singer and politician (d. 2012)
- 1925Joshua Lederberg, American biologist and geneticist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2008)
- 1950Martin McGuinness, Irish republican and Sinn Féin politician, Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland
- 1959Marcella Mesker, Dutch tennis player and sportscaster
- 1981Tim Robinson, American actor and screenwriter
- 1992Olesia Karmi, Finnish figure skater
View the complete list of May 23 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1609Official ratification of the Second Charter of Virginia takes place.
- 1706Battle of Ramillies: John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, defeats a French army under Marshal François de Neufville, duc de Villeroy.
- 1788South Carolina ratifies the United States Constitution as the eighth American state.
- 1844Declaration of the Báb the evening before the 23rd: A merchant of Shiraz announces that he is a Prophet and founds a religious movement that would later be brutally crushed by the Persian government. He is considered to be a forerunner of the Bahá'í Faith, and Bahá'ís celebrate the day as a holy day.
- 1911The New York Public Library is dedicated.
- 1934The American bank robbers Bonnie and Clyde are ambushed by police and killed in Bienville Parish, Louisiana.
- 1939The U.S. Navy submarine USS Squalus sinks off the coast of New Hampshire during a test dive, causing the death of 24 sailors and two civilian technicians. The remaining 32 sailors and one civilian naval architect are rescued the following day.
- 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.
- 1995The first version of the Java programming language is released.
- 2010Jamaican police begin a manhunt for drug lord Christopher Coke, after the United States requested his extradition, leading to three days of violence during which at least 73 bystanders are killed.
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: Frederique van der Wal, Joshua Ledet, Michal Yannai, Mike Malinin, Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Grant Gustin, John Morgan, Omara Portuondo, Mayu Watanabe, Stuart Wade.
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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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)
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: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 213 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,702 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,234 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 734
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 1991
- Age in dog years: 320 dog years old using a Catahoula Leopard Dog 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: October 7, 1978 – Omar Benson Miller, American actor and producer; September 3, 1955 – Steve Jones, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (Sex Pistols, The Professionals, and Neurotic Outsiders); April 2, 1989 – Christina Masterson, Filipino-American actress and singer.
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