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May 31, 1959 was a Sunday and it was the 151st day of the year 1959. It was the 22nd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 223 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,692 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 7,231 days or 19.80 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 734 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 6, 1991.
If a dog named Yksi - a Kerry Blue Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Yksi will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Yksi 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.
- 1905Florence Desmond
- 1916Bert Haanstra
- 1921Edna Doré
- 1938Johnny Paycheck
- 1938Peter Yarrow
- 1946Debbie Moore
- 1972Archie Panjabi
- 1976Colin Farrell
- 1976Tonka Tomicic
- 1988Hope Partlow
View the complete list of May 31 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 31.
- 1773Ludwig Tieck, German poet, author, and critic (d. 1853)
- 1921Alida Valli, Austrian-Italian actress and singer (d. 2006)
- 1938John Prescott, Welsh sailor and politician, Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
- 1947David Rowlands, English civil servant (d. 2014)
- 1949Tom Berenger, American actor
- 1965Brooke Shields, American model, actress, and producer
- 1966Jeremy Hotz, Canadian-American comedian and actor
- 1974Zsolt Erdei, Hungarian boxer
- 1980Andy Hurley, American drummer (The Damned Things, Project Rocket, Racetraitor)
- 1984Jason Smith, Australian actor and singer
View the complete list of May 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1279 BCRamesses II (The Great) (19th dynasty) becomes pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.
- 1578King Henry III lays the first stone of the Pont Neuf (New Bridge), the oldest bridge of Paris, France.
- 1805French and Spanish forces begin the assault against British forces occupying Diamond Rock.
- 1813In Australia, William Lawson, Gregory Blaxland and William Wentworth reach Mount Blaxland, effectively marking the end of a route across the Blue Mountains.
- 1862American Civil War Peninsula Campaign: Battle of Seven Pines or (Battle of Fair Oaks): Confederate forces under Joseph E. Johnston & G.W. Smith engage Union forces under George B. McClellan outside Richmond, Virginia.
- 1884The arrival at Plymouth of Tāwhiao, King of Maoris, to claim the protection of Queen Victoria
- 1902Second Boer War: The Treaty of Vereeniging ends the war and ensures British control of South Africa.
- 1935A 7.7 Mw earthquake destroys Quetta in modern-day Pakistan killing 40,000.
- 1961The Union of South Africa becomes the Republic of South Africa.
- 1989A group of six members of the guerrilla group Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) of Peru, shoot dead eight transsexuals, in the city of Tarapoto.
View the complete list of May 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 31, and 1959 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: Ami Ishii, Daniel J. Travanti, Marc Nelson, Poul Bundgaard, Ken Lynch, Carly McKillip, Diane Neal, Sean Maher, Claude Barma, John Singer Sargent.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 31 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 31, 1959.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st May 1959 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 16, 1966. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +114. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 1, 1974. Your incompatibility score is -125. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Battle of New Orleans by Johnny Horton as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (June 1, 1959). 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 Labrador approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 31st May 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 31, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 151st day of 1959
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 22nd Sunday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2020: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 223 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,692 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,231 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.80 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 734
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 6, 1991
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Kerry Blue 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: 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: Pig
- 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: November 16, 1966 (+114)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 1, 1974 (-125)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: The Battle of New Orleans by Johnny Horton (June 1, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 12, 1950 – David Cassidy, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor; June 8, 1978 – Eun Ji-won, South Korean rapper, dancer, and producer (Sechs Kies); May 14, 1933 – Siân Phillips, Welsh actress and singer.
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