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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 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 225 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,481 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 5,160 days or 14.13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 525 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 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 12, 2011.
If a dog named Gizelle - a American English Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Gizelle will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Gizelle 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.
- 1915Orson Welles
- 1948Mary MacGregor
- 1952Gregg Henry
- 1958Jan Leyers
- 1960Phyllis Treigle
- 1961George Clooney
- 1961Gina Riley
- 1980Kelly van der Veer
- 1996Dominic Scott Kay
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.
- 1714Anton Raaff, German tenor (d. 1797)
- 1797Joseph Brackett, American religious leader and composer (d. 1882)
- 1851Aristide Bruant, French singer and actor (d. 1925)
- 1929Paul Lauterbur, American chemist and biophysicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2007)
- 1931Willie Mays, American baseball player and coach
- 1940Alexandra Burslem, Chinese-English academic
- 1943Wolfgang Reinhardt, German pole vaulter (d. 2011)
- 1950Robbie McIntosh, Scottish drummer (Average White Band and The Senate) (d. 1974)
- 1960John Flansburgh, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (They Might Be Giants and Mono Puff)
- 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.
- 1782Construction begins on the Grand Palace, the royal residence of the King of Siam in Bangkok, at the command of King Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke.
- 1801Captain Thomas Cochrane in the 14-gun HMS Speedy captures the 32-gun Spanish frigate El Gamo.
- 1857The British East India Company disbands the 34th Regiment of Bengal Native Infantry whose sepoy Mangal Pandey had earlier revolted against the British and is considered to be the First Martyr in the War of Indian Independence.
- 1933The Deutsche Studentenschaft attacked Magnus Hirschfeld’s Institut für Sexualwissenschaft, later burning many of its books.
- 1941The first flight of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt.
- 1945World War II: Axis Sally delivers her last propaganda broadcast to Allied troops.
- 1960More than 20 million viewers watch the first televised royal wedding when Princess Margaret marries Anthony Armstrong-Jones at Westminster Abbey.
- 1972Deniz Gezmiş, Yusuf Aslan and Hüseyin İnan are executed in Ankara for attempting to overthrow the Constitutional order.
- 2004The series finale of the television sitcom Friends is aired on NBC. The finale attracts 52.46 million viewers, making it the sixth most watched television series finale in U.S. history.
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: Tetsurō Oda, Erika Alexander, Peter Case, Badly Drawn Boy, Phạm Duy, Avant, Kristin Hersh, Tom Cochrane, Allison Moorer, Naomi Kawashima.
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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
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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)
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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: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 225 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,481 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,160 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.13 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 525
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 12, 2011
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a American English Coonhound 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: September 8, 1933 – Asha Bhosle, Indian singer and actress; June 10, 1968 – Stephen DeRosa, American actor; August 5, 1947 – Rick Derringer, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (The McCoys).
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