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May 4, 1988 was a Wednesday and it was the 125th day of the year 1988. 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 was Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 198 days left before your next birthday. You will be 30 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,759 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 364 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1873Joe De Grasse
- 1921John van Kesteren
- 1927Terry Scott
- 1938Tyrone Davis
- 1951Jackie Jackson
- 1954Marilyn Martin
- 1955Robert Ellis Orrall
- 1960Andrew Denton
- 1964Mónica Bardem
- 1992Ashley Rickards
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 4.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 4.
- 1733Jean-Charles de Borda, French mathematician, physicist, and sailor (d. 1799)
- 1852Alice Liddell, English model (d. 1934)
- 1889Francis Spellman, American cardinal (d. 1967)
- 1913Princess Katherine of Greece and Denmark (d. 2007)
- 1937Ron Carter, American bassist and educator (Miles Davis Quintet)
- 1938Tyrone Davis, American singer (d. 2005)
- 1951Jackie Jackson, American singer-songwriter and dancer (The Jackson 5)
- 1958Keith Haring, American graffiti artist (d. 1990)
- 1976Jason Michaels, American baseball player
- 1986Devan Dubnyk, Canadian ice hockey player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 4.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1256The Augustinian monastic order is constituted at the Lecceto Monastery when Pope Alexander IV issues a papal bull Licet ecclesiae catholicae.
- 1415Religious reformers John Wycliffe and Jan Hus are condemned as heretics at the Council of Constance.
- 1493Pope Alexander VI divides the New World between Spain and Portugal along the Line of Demarcation.
- 1799Fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is invaded and Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of General George Harris.
- 1869The Naval Battle of Hakodate is fought in Japan.
- 1953Ernest Hemingway wins the Pulitzer Prize for The Old Man and the Sea.
- 1961Malcolm Ross and Victor Prather attain a new altitude record for manned balloon flight ascending in the Strato-Lab V open gondola to 113740 ft.
- 1979Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
- 1982Twenty sailors are killed when the British Type 42 destroyer HMS Sheffield is hit by an Argentinian Exocet missile during the Falklands War.
- 2002EAS Airlines Flight 4226 crashes in a suburb of Kano, Nigeria shortly after takeoff, killing 149 people.
View the complete list of historical events for May 4.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 4 and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kevin Covais, Josh Hartnett, Danny Wells, Frans Bauer, Sam Neill, Martha Smith, Kōji Yusa, Jeanne Moreau, Lance Guest, Laima Vaikule.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 4 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 4, 1988.
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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 Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Wishing Well by Terence Trent D’Arby as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 7, 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 Romania 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: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 7, 1947 – Sofia Rotaru, Ukrainian singer-songwriter, producer, and actress; April 20, 1989 – Heejun Han, South Korean-American singer and actor; March 4, 1934 – Anne Haney, American actress (d. 2001).
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