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May 5, 1980 was a Monday and it was the 126th day of the year 1980. It was the 18th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 316 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,294 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 4,765 days or 13.04 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 484 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 July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 12, 2012.
If a dog named Ganggang - a Pomeranian 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 Ganggang will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Ganggang 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.
- 1914Tyrone Power
- 1930Will Hutchins
- 1947Daisuke Ban
- 1956Lisa Eilbacher
- 1958Aurélien Recoing
- 1959Bobby Ellsworth
- 1959Ian McCulloch
- 1977Jessica Schwarz
- 1987Jessie Cave
- 1991Shubha Phutela
View the complete list of May 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 5.
- 1887Mervyn S. Bennion, American captain, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1941)
- 1944Bo Larsson, Swedish footballer
- 1944John Rhys-Davies, Welsh actor and screenwriter
- 1944Roger Rees, Welsh-American actor and director (d. 2015)
- 1951Nicholas Guest, American actor
- 1955Melinda Culea, American actress
- 1974Jens Fredrik Ryland, Norwegian guitarist (Borknagar)
- 1982Jay Bothroyd, English footballer
- 1992Taisuke Miyazaki, Japanese footballer
- 1992Yōsuke Mikami, Japanese footballer
View the complete list of May 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1905The trial in the Stratton Brothers case begins in London, England; it marks the first time that fingerprint evidence is used to gain a conviction for murder.
- 1940World War II: Norwegian Campaign: Norwegian squads in Hegra Fortress and Vinjesvingen capitulate to German forces after all other Norwegian forces in southern Norway had laid down their arms.
- 1945World War II: The Prague uprising begins as an attempt by the Czech resistance to free the city from German occupation.
- 1946The International Military Tribunal for the Far East begins in Tokyo with twenty-eight Japanese military and government officials accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
- 1955West Germany gains full sovereignty.
- 1964The Council of Europe declares May 5 as Europe Day.
- 1980Operation Nimrod: The British Special Air Service storms the Iranian embassy in London after a six-day siege.
- 1994American teenager Michael P. Fay is caned in Singapore for theft and vandalism.
- 2006The government of Sudan signs an accord with the Sudan Liberation Army.
- 201411 people are missing after a Chinese cargo ship collides with a Marshall Islands registered container ship off the coast of Hong Kong.
View the complete list of May 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 5, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Barry Hay, Shemp Howard, Aya Matsuura, Michel Blanc, Donna Pescow, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Rose McDowall, Matt Dusk, Togo Igawa, Sam Brown.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 5 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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on May 5, 1980.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th May 1980 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
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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 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Call Me by Blondie as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 10, 1980). 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 Africa approximately on 450. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 5th May 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 5, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 126th day of 1980
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 18th Monday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 316 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,294 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,765 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.04 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 484
- Next full moon: July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 12, 2012
- Age in dog years: 176 dog years old using a Pomeranian breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Call Me by Blondie (May 10, 1980)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 19, 1984 – Alessandra De Rossi, English-Filipino actress; November 2, 1952 – Maxine Nightingale, English singer; May 29, 1942 – Kevin Conway, American actor and director.
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