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May 23, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 143rd day of the year 1978. It was the 21st Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 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 125 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,216 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 5,072 days or 13.89 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 515 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 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 2010.
If a dog named Marina - a American English Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Marina will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Marina will age 4.5 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
- 1947Ann Hui
- 1952Anne-Marie David
- 1958Drew Carey
- 1968Guinevere Turner
- 1975Kim Sung-soo
- 1981Tim Robinson
- 1982Tristan Prettyman
- 1983Cas Alfonso
- 1986Angela Martini
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.
- 1895Billy Smith, English footballer and manager (d. 1956)
- 1931Barbara Barrie, American actress and author
- 1931José da Conceição, Brazilian high jumper (d. 1974)
- 1939Reinhard Hauff, German director and screenwriter
- 1965Melissa McBride, American actress and casting director
- 1966Gary Roberts, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
- 1981Gwenno Saunders, Welsh singer and dancer (The Pipettes)
- 1982Tristan Prettyman, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1986Ruben Zadkovich, Australian footballer
- 1992Olesia Karmi, Finnish figure skater
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.
- 1618The Second Defenestration of Prague precipitates the Thirty Years’ War.
- 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.
- 1873The Canadian Parliament establishes the North-West Mounted Police, the forerunner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
- 1911The New York Public Library is dedicated.
- 1934The Auto-Lite strike culminates in the “Battle of Toledo”, a five-day melée between 1,300 troops of the Ohio National Guard and 6,000 picketers.
- 1951Tibetans sign the Seventeen Point Agreement for the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet with China.
- 1998The Good Friday Agreement is accepted in a referendum in Northern Ireland with 75% voting yes.
- 2008The International Court of Justice (ICJ) awards Middle Rocks to Malaysia and Pedra Branca (Pulau Batu Puteh) to Singapore, ending a 29-year territorial dispute between the two countries.
- 2012Adam Lambert became the first openly gay artist to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200 Album Charts, with his album Trespassing.
- 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 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rosie Perez, Keith Allen, Rich Hall, William Lucas, Ramin Karimloo, Utpal Dutt, Nora Zehetner, Giselle Laronde, Jennifer Lien, Gene Kelly.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 23, 1978.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd May 1978 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 25, 1978. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +121. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 31, 1970. Your score is -126. 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 27, 1978). 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 Wales approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd May 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man May 23” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 143rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 21st Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 125 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,216 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,072 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.89 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 515
- Next full moon: February 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a American English Coonhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Horse
- 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: June 25, 1978 (+121)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 31, 1970 (-126)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: With a Little Luck by Wings (May 27, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIII.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 8, 1954 – Michael Dudikoff, American actor; April 11, 1987 – Joss Stone, English singer-songwriter, and actress (SuperHeavy); May 22, 1990 – Anne-Julia Hagen, German model, Miss Germany 2010.
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