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May 24, 1972 was a Wednesday and it was the 145th day of the year 1972. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 360 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,441 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 557 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.
- 1855Arthur Wing Pinero
- 1914Giuseppe Valdengo
- 1931Michael Lonsdale
- 1937Timothy Brown
- 1949Jim Broadbent
- 1950Terry Scott Taylor
- 1967Eric Close
- 1979Amelia Cooke
- 1981Nic Hill
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.
- 1522John Jewel, English bishop (d. 1571)
- 1816Emanuel Leutze, German-American painter (d. 1868)
- 1863George Grey Barnard, American sculptor (d. 1938)
- 1875Robert Garrett, American discus thrower and shot putter (d. 1961)
- 1899Henri Michaux, Belgian-French poet and painter (d. 1984)
- 1945Priscilla Presley, American actress and businesswoman
- 1961Show Aikawa, Japanese actor
- 1980Billy L. Sullivan, American actor
- 1983Ricky Mabe, Canadian actor and director
- 1992Tommy Aquino, American motorcycle racer (d. 2014)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1218The Fifth Crusade leaves Acre for Egypt.
- 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.
- 1844Samuel Morse sends the message “What hath God wrought” (a biblical quotation, Numbers 23:23) from the Old Supreme Court Chamber in the United States Capitol to his assistant, Alfred Vail, in Baltimore, Maryland, to inaugurate the first telegraph line.
- 1921The trial of Sacco and Vanzetti opens.
- 1935The first night game in Major League Baseball history is played in Cincinnati, Ohio, with the Cincinnati Reds beating the Philadelphia Phillies 2–1 at Crosley Field.
- 1956Conclusion of the Sixth Buddhist Council on Vesak Day, marking the 2,500 year anniversary after the Lord Buddha’s Parinibbāna.
- 1981Ecuadorian president Jaime Roldós Aguilera, his wife, and his presidential committee die in an aircraft accident while travelling from Quito to Zapotillo minutes after the president gave a famous speech regarding the 24 de mayo anniversary of the Battle of Pichincha.
- 1988Section 28 of the United Kingdom’s Local Government Act 1988, a controversial amendment stating that a local authority cannot intentionally promote homosexuality, is enacted.
- 1992The last Thai dictator, General Suchinda Kraprayoon, resigns following pro-democracy protests.
- 1999The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands indicts Slobodan Milošević and four others for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.
View the complete list of historical events for May 24.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 24 and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Megan Prescott, Ashley Alexandra Dupré, Aasif Mandvi, Ed Roland, Candy Hsu, Arta Dobroshi, James Mason, Gabriella Wilde, Miyoko Akaza, Ara Gevorgyan.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 24 is Gemini ♊. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on May 24, 1972.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Oh Girl by The Chi-Lites as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 27, 1972). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 14, 1959 – Morten Harket, Norwegian singer-songwriter (A-ha); November 17, 1966 – Kate Ceberano, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (I'm Talking); September 5, 1953 – Paul Piché, Canadian singer-songwriter.
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