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May 24, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 144th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 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 25 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,220 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 481 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1931Michael Lonsdale
- 1953Nell Campbell
- 1956Larry Blackmon
- 1960Guy Fletcher
- 1960Kristin Scott Thomas
- 1973Shirish Kunder
- 1978Jo Joyner
- 1981Markéta Jánská
- 1987Déborah François
- 1987Jimena Barón
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.
- 1901José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer and manager (d. 1968)
- 1925Mai Zetterling, Swedish-English actress and director (d. 1994)
- 1942Ali Bacher, South African cricketer and manager
- 1945Priscilla Presley, American actress and businesswoman
- 1956Larry Blackmon, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor (Cameo and Black Ivory)
- 1962Héctor Camacho, Puerto Rican boxer and singer (d. 2012)
- 1967Carlos Hernández, Venezuelan-American baseball player and manager
- 1973Bartolo Colón, Dominican-American baseball player
- 1981Markéta Jánská, Czech-American model and actress
- 1991Aled Davies, Welsh discus thrower
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1856John Brown and his men kill five slavery supporters at Pottawatomie Creek, Kansas.
- 1883The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.
- 1930Amy Johnson lands in Darwin, Northern Territory, becoming the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia (she left on May 5 for the 11,000 mile flight).
- 1940Igor Sikorsky performs the first successful single-rotor helicopter flight.
- 1962Project Mercury: American astronaut Scott Carpenter orbits the Earth three times in the Aurora 7 space capsule.
- 1968FLQ separatists bomb the U.S. consulate in Quebec City.
- 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.
- 1993Eritrea gains its independence from Ethiopia.
- 2001Mountaineering: Temba Tsheri, a 16-year-old Sherpa, becomes the youngest person to climb to the top of Mount Everest.
View the complete list of historical events for May 24.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 24 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Yesung, Kikuko Inoue, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Aki Avni, Esther Anderson, Necati Şaşmaz, Willem Duyn, Anine Kruse, Niels Olsen, Wowie de Guzman.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 24 is Gemini ♊. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 24, 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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 31, 1934 – James Franciscus, American actor and producer (d. 1991); July 29, 1950 – Mike Starr, American actor and singer; November 9, 1988 – Nikki Blonsky, American actress, singer, and dancer.
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