Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 26th of May 1979 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
May 26, 1979 was a Saturday and it was the 146th day of the year 1979. It was the 21st Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 66 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,544 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 4,848 days or 13.27 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 492 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 1, 2011.
If a dog named Shasta - a Lhasa Apso breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 176 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 Shasta will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Shasta will age 4 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.
- 1904George Formby
- 1911Maurice Baquet
- 1912Jay Silverheels
- 1927Jacques Bergerac
- 1949Hank Williams Jr.
- 1960Doug Hutchison
- 1962Bobcat Goldthwait
- 1966Helena Bonham Carter
- 1975Lauryn Hill
- 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.
- 1893Eugene Aynsley Goossens, English conductor and composer (d. 1962)
- 1913Karin Ekelund, Swedish actress (d. 1976)
- 1938Pauline Parker, New Zealand murderer
- 1939Brent Musburger, American sportscaster
- 1941Aldrich Ames, American CIA officer
- 1945Garry Peterson, Canadian-American drummer (The Guess Who and Bachman–Turner Overdrive)
- 1953Michael Portillo, English journalist and politician, Secretary of State for Defence
- 1971Matt Stone, American actor, animator, screenwriter, producer, and composer
- 1978Phil Elvrum, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Microphones, Mount Eerie, and Old Time Relijun)
- 1991Ah Young, South Korean singer, actress, and model (Dal Shabet)
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.
- 946King Edmund I of England is murdered by a thief whom he personally attacks while celebrating St Augustine’s Mass Day.
- 1805Napoléon Bonaparte assumes the title of King of Italy and is crowned with the Iron Crown of Lombardy in Milan Cathedral, the gothic cathedral in Milan.
- 1821Establishment of the Peloponnesian Senate by the Greek rebels.
- 1857Dred Scott is emancipated by the Blow family, his original owners.
- 1896Nicholas II becomes the last Tsar of Imperial Russia.
- 1897Dracula, a novel by the Irish author Bram Stoker, is published.
- 1908At Masjed Soleyman in southwest Persia, the first major commercial oil strike in the Middle East is made. The rights to the resource are quickly acquired by the Anglo-Persian Oil Company.
- 1971Bangladesh Liberation War: The Pakistan Army slaughters at least 71 Hindus in Burunga, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
- 1983A strong 7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Japan, triggering a tsunami that kills at least 104 people and injures thousands. Many people go missing and thousands of buildings are destroyed.
- 1991Lauda Air Flight 004, a Boeing 767, crashes in an area of western Thailand after a thrust reverser malfunction. All 223 people aboard are killed.
View the complete list of May 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 26, and 1979 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: Ruben Gonzaga, Robin Schulz, Philipp Kirkorov, Rutanya Alda, Julia Barretto, Fadl Shaker, Irving Fein, Tom Bosley, Allan Sherman, Randy Jones.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 26, 1979.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th May 1979 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 26, 1951. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +145. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 14, 1986. Your incompatibility score is -174. 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Reunited by Peaches & Herb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 26, 1979). 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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 26th May 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 26, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 146th day of 1979
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 21st Saturday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 66 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,544 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,848 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.27 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 492
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 1, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Lhasa Apso breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Sheep
- 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: June 26, 1951 (+145)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 14, 1986 (-174)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Reunited by Peaches & Herb (May 26, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 25, 1932 – Takayo Fischer, American actress and singer; January 8, 1987 – Freddie Stroma, English actor and singer; May 9, 1955 – Kevin Peter Hall, American actor (d. 1991).
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