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May 26, 1988 was a Thursday and it was the 147th day of the year 1988. It was the 21st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 111 days left before your next birthday. You will be 35 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,672 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 4,224 days or 11.56 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 429 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 2, 2020.
If a dog named Jin - a Sealyham Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 156 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 Jin will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Jin 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.
- 1895Paul Lukas
- 1917Éva Szörényi
- 1940Levon Helm
- 1941Reg Bundy
- 1957Kristina Olsen
- 1962Bobcat Goldthwait
- 1975Lauryn Hill
- 1981Eda-Ines Etti
- 1981Jason Manford
- 1982David Reed
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.
- 1865Robert W. Chambers, American author and illustrator (d. 1933)
- 1921Ernst Märzendorfer, Austrian conductor (d. 2009)
- 1932Grigor Vachkov, Bulgarian actor (d. 1980)
- 1951Ramón Calderón, Spanish lawyer and businessman
- 1954Alan Hollinghurst, English author and poet
- 1960Rob Murphy, American baseball player
- 1963Claude Legault, Canadian actor and screenwriter
- 1975Travis Lee, American baseball player
- 1977Mark Hunter, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Chimaira)
- 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.
- 47 BCJulius Caesar visits Tarsus on his way to Pontus, where he meets enthusiastic support, but where, according to Cicero, Cassius is planning to kill him at this point.
- 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.
- 1293An earthquake strikes Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan, killing about 30,000.
- 1644Portuguese Restoration War: Portuguese and Spanish forces both claim victory in the Battle of Montijo.
- 1783A Great Jubilee Day held at North Stratford, Connecticut, celebrated end of fighting in American Revolution.
- 1966British Guiana gains independence, becoming Guyana.
- 1981An EA-6B Prowler crashes on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, killing 14 crewmen and injuring 45 others.
- 1986The European Community adopts the European flag.
- 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 1988 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: Leslie Sarony, R. B. Greaves, Clara Solovera, Airi Suzuki, Olivia Newton-John, Rick Yune, David Monahan, Erich Gonzales, Courtney Jines, Eliza Schneider.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 26, 1988.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th May 1988 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
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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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was One More Try by George Michael as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 28, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Australia approximately on 1325. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main lesson in present – to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 26th May 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 147th day of 1988
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 21st Thursday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2025: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 111 days
- Age on next birthday: 35 years old
- Days since birth: 12,672 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,224 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.56 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 429
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 2, 2020
- Age in dog years: 156 dog years old using a Sealyham Terrier 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: One More Try by George Michael (May 28, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVI.V.MCMLXXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 26, 2000 – Alexa Ilacad, Filipino actress, singer, and dancer; September 24, 1938 – Steve Douglas, American saxophonist, flute player, and producer (The Wrecking Crew) (d. 1993); August 22, 1972 – Paul Doucette, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and drummer (Matchbox Twenty, The Break and Repair Method, and Tabitha's Secret).
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