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May 26, 1942 was a Tuesday and it was the 146th day of the year 1942. It was the 21st Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 165 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,959 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 9,320 days or 25.52 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 947 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 1, 1974.
If a dog named Nuka - a Afghan Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 397 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 Nuka will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Nuka 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.
- 1907John Wayne
- 1946Mick Ronson
- 1949Pam Grier
- 1957Diomedes Díaz
- 1958Margaret Colin
- 1962Bobcat Goldthwait
- 1972Patsy Palmer
- 1981Isaac Slade
- 1981Jason Manford
- 1982David Reed
View the complete list of May 26 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 26.
- 1899Antonio Barrette, Canadian lawyer and politician, 18th Premier of Quebec (d. 1968)
- 1911Henry Ephron, American playwright, screenwriter, and producer (d. 1992)
- 1930Karim Emami, Indian-Iranian lexicographer and critic (d. 2005)
- 1936David Stevens, Baron Stevens of Ludgate, English politician
- 1941Imants Kalniņš, Latvian composer
- 1953Dan Roundfield, American basketball player (d. 2012)
- 1968Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
- 1975Lauryn Hill, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress (Fugees)
- 1981Ben Zobrist, American baseball player
- 1986Michel Tornéus, Swedish long jumper
View the complete list of May 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 451Battle of Avarayr between Armenian rebels and the Sasanian Empire takes place. The Empire defeats the Armenians militarily but guarantees them freedom to openly practice Christianity.
- 946King Edmund I of England is murdered by a thief whom he personally attacks while celebrating St Augustine’s Mass Day.
- 1538Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years.
- 1857Dred Scott is emancipated by the Blow family, his original owners.
- 1864Montana is organized as a United States territory.
- 1869Boston University is chartered by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
- 1879Russia and the United Kingdom sign the Treaty of Gandamak establishing an Afghan state.
- 1923The first 24 Hours of Le Mans was held and has since been run annually in June.
- 1938In the United States, the House Un-American Activities Committee begins its first session.
- 1972The United States and the Soviet Union sign the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.
View the complete list of May 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 26, and 1942 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: Xiao Xun, Samantha Hammel, Gia Johnson, Geraldine McEwan, Sônia Braga, Ami Onuki, Maryna Linchuk, Natalie Gauci, Bill Hader, Daniel Matsunaga.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 26 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 Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 26, 1942.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th May 1942 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 22, 1934. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +155. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 7, 1928. Your incompatibility score is -185. 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.
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 Southern India approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 26, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 146th day of 1942
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 21st Tuesday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 165 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,959 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,320 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.52 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 947
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 1, 1974
- Age in dog years: 397 dog years old using a Afghan Hound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 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.
- 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: Water
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 22, 1934 (+155)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 7, 1928 (-185)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 18, 1952 – Randy Crawford, American singer; December 14, 1954 – James Horan, American actor; August 10, 1971 – Stephan Groth, Danish singer-songwriter (Apoptygma Berzerk and Bruderschaft).
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