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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 2018. 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 216 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,394 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 4,798 days or 13.14 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 487 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 October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 1, 2011.
If a dog named Banjo - a Puggle 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 Banjo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Banjo 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.
- 1886Al Jolson
- 1895Paul Lukas
- 1915Sam Edwards
- 1920Peggy Lee
- 1923James Arness
- 1941Reg Bundy
- 1968Fernando León de Aranoa
- 1976Justin Pierre
- 1981Eda-Ines Etti
- 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.
- 1883Mamie Smith, American singer, actress, dancer, and pianist (d. 1946)
- 1895Dorothea Lange, American photographer and journalist (d. 1965)
- 1918Anton Christoforidis, Turkish-Greek boxer (d. 1985)
- 1921György Bárdy, Hungarian actor (d. 2013)
- 1944Jan Kinder, Norwegian ice hockey player (d. 2013)
- 1957Pontso Sekatle, Lesotho academic and politician
- 1970Nobuhiro Watsuki, Japanese illustrator
- 1977Mark Hunter, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Chimaira)
- 1979Natalya Nazarova, Russian sprinter
- 1981Ben Zobrist, American baseball player
View the complete list of May 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1135Alfonso VII of León and Castile is crowned in León Cathedral as Imperator totius Hispaniae, “Emperor of all of Spain”.
- 1830The Indian Removal Act is passed by the U.S. Congress; it is signed into law by President Andrew Jackson two days later.
- 1865American Civil War: The Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith, commander of the Confederate Trans-Mississippi division, is the last full general of the Confederate Army to surrender, at Galveston, Texas.
- 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.
- 1940World War II: Operation Dynamo: In northern France, Allied forces begin a massive evacuation from Dunkirk, France.
- 1966British Guiana gains independence, becoming Guyana.
- 1977George Willig climbs the South Tower of New York City’s World Trade Center.
- 1986The European Community adopts the European flag.
- 2002The tugboat Robert Y. Love collides with a support pier of Interstate 40 on the Arkansas River near Webbers Falls, Oklahoma, resulting in 14 deaths and 11 others injured.
- 2004United States Army veteran Terry Nichols is found guilty of 161 state murder charges for helping carry out the Oklahoma City bombing.
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: John Belushi, Donatas Banionis, Claude Barzotti, Kylie Minogue, Nicholas Turturro, Petru Popescu, Jos LeDuc, Maureen McGovern, Alain Tanner, Teresa Scanlan.
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.
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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 ‘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: 2018
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 216 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,394 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,798 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.14 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 487
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 1, 2011
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Puggle 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: January 18, 1991 – Britt McKillip, Canadian singer and actress (One More Girl); January 17, 1993 – Frankie Cocozza, English singer; May 27, 1911 – Vincent Price, American actor and singer (d. 1993).
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