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May 3, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1978. It was the 18th Wednesday 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 Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 149 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,287 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 5,429 days or 14.86 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 551 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 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 9, 2010.
If a dog named Tressy - a Glen of Imaal Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 196 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 Tressy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Tressy 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.
- 1932Robert Osborne
- 1933James Brown
- 1940Conny Plank
- 1959David Ball
- 1961Joe Murray
- 1966Peter Abbay
- 1975Dulé Hill
- 1981Farrah Franklin
- 1981J. Tillman
- 1989Taylor Trensch
View the complete list of May 3 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 3.
- 1887Marika Kotopouli, Greek actress (d. 1954)
- 1916Léopold Simoneau, Canadian tenor and actor (d. 2006)
- 1933James Brown, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor (The Famous Flames and The J.B.'s) (d. 2006)
- 1941Alexander Harley, English general
- 1945Jörg Drehmel, German triple jumper and coach
- 1949Liam Donaldson, English physician and academic
- 1952Caitlin Clarke. American actress (d. 2004)
- 1958Susanna Kwan, Hong Kong singer and actress
- 1965Christine Schäfer, German soprano
- 1979Anastasiya Shvedova, Belarusian pole vaulter
View the complete list of May 3 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 752Mayan king Bird Jaguar IV of Yaxchilan in modern-day Chiapas, Mexico assumes the throne.
- 1491Kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I.
- 1802Washington, D.C. is incorporated as a city.
- 1920A Bolshevik coup fails in the Democratic Republic of Georgia.
- 1939The All India Forward Bloc is formed by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
- 1942World War II: Japanese naval troops invade Tulagi Island in the Solomon Islands during the first part of Operation Mo that results in the Battle of the Coral Sea between Japanese forces and forces from the United States and Australia.
- 1948The U.S. Supreme Court rules in Shelley v. Kraemer that covenants prohibiting the sale of real estate to blacks and other minorities are legally unenforceable.
- 1951London’s Royal Festival Hall opens with the Festival of Britain.
- 1952Lieutenant Colonels Joseph O. Fletcher and William P. Benedict of the United States land a plane at the North Pole.
- 2000The sport of geocaching begins, with the first cache placed and the coordinates from a GPS posted on Usenet.
View the complete list of May 3 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 3, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Brant Daugherty, Park Sang-won, John Mills, Charlie Landsborough, Antonio Aguilar, Simon Williams, Mark Ritts, Laurie Metcalf, Dianne Kay, Spencer Rice.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 3 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. 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 3, 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 Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 3rd May 1978 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Night Fever by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 6, 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 North of Latin America approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
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 3rd 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 3, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 123rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 18th Wednesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2024: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 149 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,287 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,429 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.86 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 551
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 9, 2010
- Age in dog years: 196 dog years old using a Glen of Imaal Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- 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
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Night Fever by Bee Gees (May 6, 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: III.V.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 27, 1953 – Robert Picardo, American actor, director, and screenwriter; May 21, 1948 – Leo Sayer, English-Australian singer-songwriter; December 23, 1953 – Belinda Lang, English actress.
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