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May 24, 1962 was a Thursday and it was the 144th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 364 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,090 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 680 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1914Lilli Palmer
- 1926Stanley Baxter
- 1932Arnold Wesker
- 1937Timothy Brown
- 1944Patti LaBelle
- 1967Bruno Putzulu
- 1974Sébastien Foucan
- 1988Billy Gilman
- 1988Kimberley Crossman
- 1990Catalina Artusi
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 24.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 24.
- 1830Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter and academic (d. 1897)
- 1868Charlie Taylor, American engineer and mechanic (d. 1956)
- 1916Roden Cutler, Australian lieutenant and politician, 32nd Governor of New South Wales (d. 2002)
- 1938David Viscott, American psychiatrist and author (d. 1996)
- 1947Waddy Wachtel, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer
- 1963Joe Dumars, American basketball player
- 1975Maria Lawson, English singer-songwriter
- 1981Nic Hill, American director and producer
- 1986Mark Ballas, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, dancer, and actor (Ballas Hough Band)
- 1993Oliver Davis, American actor
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1689The English Parliament passes the Act of Toleration protecting Protestants. Roman Catholics are intentionally excluded.
- 1738John Wesley is converted, essentially launching the Methodist movement; the day is celebrated annually by Methodists as Aldersgate Day and a church service is generally held on the preceding Sunday.
- 1798The Irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the United Irishmen against British rule begins.
- 1832The First Kingdom of Greece is declared in the London Conference.
- 1861American Civil War: Union troops occupy Alexandria, Virginia.
- 1961American civil rights movement: Freedom Riders are arrested in Jackson, Mississippi, for “disturbing the peace” after disembarking from their bus.
- 1991Israel conducts Operation Solomon, evacuating Ethiopian Jews to Israel.
- 1992The last Thai dictator, General Suchinda Kraprayoon, resigns following pro-democracy protests.
- 2001Mountaineering: Temba Tsheri, a 16-year-old Sherpa, becomes the youngest person to climb to the top of Mount Everest.
- 2014A 6.4 magnitude earthquake occurs in the Aegean Sea between Greece and Turkey, injuring 324 people.
View the complete list of historical events for May 24.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 24 and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: David Anthony Higgins, Giannis Aggelakas, Mika, Ahn Ji-hwan, Yunjin Kim, Owen Benjamin, Shahkrit Yamnam, Ulrich Matthes, Aundrea Fimbres, Gary Cady.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 24 is Gemini ♊. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on May 24, 1962.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Stranger on the Shore by Mr. Acker Bilk as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 26, 1962). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 14, 1980 – Yūko Kaida, Japanese actress; June 3, 1972 – Matt Pike, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Sleep, High On Fire, and Asbestosdeath); September 28, 1972 – Dita Von Teese, American model, dancer, and actress.
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