Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 5th of May 1981 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
May 5, 1981 was a Tuesday and it was the 125th day of the year 1981. It was the 18th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 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 is 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 42 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,837 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 4,612 days or 12.63 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 469 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 11, 2013.
If a dog named Willou - a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 186 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 Willou will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Willou 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.
- 1914Tyrone Power
- 1926Ann B. Davis
- 1930Will Hutchins
- 1943Dilys Watling
- 1950Maggie MacNeal
- 1955Melinda Culea
- 1957Peter Howitt
- 1959Bobby Ellsworth
- 1977Choi Kang-hee
- 1977Jessica Schwarz
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.
- 1826Eugénie de Montijo, French wife of Napoleon III (d. 1920)
- 1909Miklós Radnóti, Hungarian poet and author (d. 1944)
- 1911Pritilata Waddedar, Indian educator and activist (d. 1932)
- 1914Tyrone Power, American actor, singer, and producer (d. 1958)
- 1915Alice Faye, American actress and singer (d. 1998)
- 1923Richard Wollheim, English philosopher and academic (d. 2003)
- 1966Sergei Stanishev, Ukrainian-Bulgarian politician, 46th Prime Minister of Bulgaria
- 1976Anastasios Pantos, Greek footballer
- 1983Mabel Gay, Cuban triple jumper
- 1988Brooke Hogan, American singer and actress
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.
- 1811In the second day of fighting at the Peninsular War Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro the French army, under Marshall André Masséna, drive in the Duke of Wellington’s overextended right flank, but French frontal assaults fail to take the town of Fuentes de Oñoro and the Anglo-Portuguese army holds the field at the end of the day.
- 1835In Belgium, the first railway in continental Europe opens between Brussels and Mechelen.
- 1866Memorial Day first celebrated in United States at Waterloo, New York.
- 1877American Indian Wars: Sitting Bull leads his band of Lakota into Canada to avoid harassment by the United States Army under Colonel Nelson Miles.
- 1944German troops execute 216 civilians in the village of Kleisoura in Greece.
- 1945World War II: The Prague uprising begins as an attempt by the Czech resistance to free the city from German occupation.
- 1950Bhumibol Adulyadej is crowned King Rama IX of Thailand.
- 1965The Warlocks, later known as The Grateful Dead, make their first public appearance in Menlo Park, California.
- 1977The first of The Nixon Interviews between David Frost and Richard Nixon are broadcast.
- 1980Operation Nimrod: The British Special Air Service storms the Iranian embassy in London after a six-day siege.
View the complete list of May 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 5, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Steve Priest, Brie Larson, Diana Napier, Vincent Cassel, Tom Wilkinson, Laurie Brett, Imogene Coca, Jill Sobule, Jasmyn Banks, Pharrell Williams.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on May 5, 1981.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th May 1981 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 23, 1995. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +162. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 20, 1984. Your incompatibility score is -131. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man May 5” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 9, 1981). 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 Southern China 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 solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 5th May 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 5, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 125th day of 1981
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 18th Tuesday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 42 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,837 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,612 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.63 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 469
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 11, 2013
- Age in dog years: 186 dog years old using a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: December 23, 1995 (+162)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 20, 1984 (-131)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton (May 9, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 26, 1984 – Kristina Dörfer, German actress and singer; April 16, 1918 – Spike Milligan, Irish actor, singer, screenwriter, and author (d. 2002); December 21, 1966 – Karri Turner, American actress.
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