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May 26, 1978 was a Friday and it was the 146th day of the year 1978. It was the 21st Friday 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 was Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 357 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,349 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 5,116 days or 14.01 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 519 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 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 1, 2010.
If a dog named Marti - a Flat-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Marti will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Marti 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.
- 1883Mamie Smith
- 1904George Formby
- 1913Peter Cushing
- 1925Alec McCowen
- 1938Teresa Stratas
- 1946Mick Ronson
- 1958Margaret Colin
- 1961Tarsem Singh
- 1967Kevin Moore
- 1981Isaac Slade
View the complete list of May 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 26.
- 1700Nicolaus Zinzendorf, German bishop and saint (d. 1760)
- 1929John Jackson, English lawyer and businessman
- 1938Pauline Parker, New Zealand murderer
- 1938Teresa Stratas, Canadian soprano and actress
- 1939Brent Musburger, American sportscaster
- 1947Glenn Turner, New Zealand cricketer
- 1953Kay Hagan, American lawyer and politician
- 1960Doug Hutchison, American actor
- 1963Musetta Vander, South African model and actress
- 1983Henry Holland, English fashion designer
View the complete list of May 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1868Michael Barrett was the last person to be publicly executed in Great Britain
- 1900Thousand Days’ War: The Colombian Conservative Party turns the tide of war in their favor with victory against the Colombian Liberal Party in the Battle of Palonegro.
- 1917Several powerful tornadoes rip through Illinois, including the city of Mattoon, killing 101 people and injuring 689.
- 1938In the United States, the House Un-American Activities Committee begins its first session.
- 1942World War II: The Battle of Gazala takes place.
- 1971Bangladesh Liberation War: The Pakistan Army slaughters at least 71 Hindus in Burunga, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
- 1986The European Community adopts the European flag.
- 1992The blockade of Dubrovnik is broken. Following this, the siege of Dubrovnik ends in the next months.
- 1998The Supreme Court of the United States rules that Ellis Island, the historic gateway for millions of immigrants, is mainly in the state of New Jersey, not New York.
- 1998The first “National Sorry Day” was held in Australia, and reconciliation events were held nationally, and attended by over a million people.
View the complete list of May 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 26, and 1978 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: Andrew Keegan, Lech Majewski, Arthur Crudup, Jamie Grace, Françoise Loranger, Kevin Sorbo, Bill Prady, Eve Plumb, Cahide Sonku, Juliette Marquis.
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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 26, 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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th 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 September 13, 1962. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +152. 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 -157. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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 26th 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)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 26, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 146th day of 1978
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 21st Friday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2022: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 357 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,349 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,116 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.01 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 519
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 1, 2010
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Flat-Coated Retriever 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: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: September 13, 1962 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 31, 1970 (-157)
- 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: XXVI.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 17, 1963 – Greg Kinnear, American actor and producer; May 17, 1960 – Simon Fuller, Cypriot-English talent manager and producer, created the ''Idols series''; February 20, 1963 – Ian Brown, English singer-songwriter (The Stone Roses).
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