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May 6, 1979 was a Sunday and it was the 126th day of the year 1979. It was the 18th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 146 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,830 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 4,943 days or 13.53 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 502 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 12, 2011.
If a dog named Macki - a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Macki will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Macki 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.
- 1905Philip N. Krasne
- 1913Stewart Granger
- 1948Robert Eyer
- 1968Shin Hae-chul
- 1981Matt Drake
- 1983Raquel Zimmermann
- 1986Cindy Daniel
- 1987Moon Geun-young
- 1993Alex Preston
- 2002Emily Alyn Lind
View the complete list of May 6 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 6.
- 1680Jean-Baptiste Stuck, Italian-French cellist and composer (d. 1755)
- 1742Jean Senebier, Swiss pastor and physiologist (d. 1809)
- 1897Paul Alverdes, German author and poet (d. 1979)
- 1906André Weil, French mathematician and academic (d. 1998)
- 1909Loyd Sigmon, American radio host (d. 2004)
- 1950Robbie McIntosh, Scottish drummer (Average White Band and The Senate) (d. 1974)
- 1952Gregg Henry, American actor and singer
- 1952Michael O'Hare, American actor (d. 2012)
- 1962Tom Brake, English politician
- 1970Kavan Smith, Canadian actor
View the complete list of May 6 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1527Spanish and German troops sack Rome; some consider this the end of the Renaissance. 147 Swiss Guards, including their commander, die fighting the forces of Charles V in order to allow Pope Clement VII to escape into Castel Sant'Angelo.
- 1659English Restoration: A faction of the British Army removes Richard Cromwell as Lord Protector of the Commonwealth and reinstalls the Rump Parliament.
- 1682Louis XIV moves his court to the Palace of Versailles.
- 1835James Gordon Bennett, Sr. publishes the first issue of the New York Herald.
- 1840The Penny Black postage stamp becomes valid for use in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
- 1882Thomas Henry Burke and Lord Frederick Cavendish are stabbed and killed during the Phoenix Park Murders in Dublin.
- 1935The first flight of the Curtiss P-36 Hawk.
- 1954Roger Bannister becomes the first person to run the mile in under four minutes.
- 1981A jury of architects and sculptors unanimously selects Maya Ying Lin’s design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial from 1,421 other entries.
- 1998Kerry Wood strikes out 20 Houston Astros to tie the major league record held by Roger Clemens. He threw a one-hitter and did not walk a batter in his fifth career start.
View the complete list of May 6 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 6, and 1979 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: Gemma Arterton, Dorothy Coburn, Carla Gugino, Simone Eriksrud, Marrion Gopez, Isabel Sanford, Khloé Kardashian, Eric Morecambe, Dan Lupu, Lycia Naff.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 6 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 6, 1979.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 6th May 1979 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Reunited by Peaches & Herb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 12, 1979). 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 Germany approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 6th May 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures 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 6” 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.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 6, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 126th day of 1979
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 18th Sunday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 146 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,830 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,943 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.53 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 502
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 12, 2011
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Reunited by Peaches & Herb (May 12, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: VI.V.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 14, 1967 – Emily Watson, English actress; February 10, 1994 – Makenzie Vega, American actress; November 3, 1989 – Joyce Jonathan, French singer.
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