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May 7, 1940 was a Tuesday and it was the 128th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 343 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,146 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 953 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1928John Ingle
- 1936Jimmy Ruffin
- 1939Marco St. John
- 1953Müslüm Gürses
- 1959Michael E. Knight
- 1971Ivan Sergei
- 1975Martina Topley-Bird
- 1983DJ Row
- 1987Asami Konno
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 7.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 7.
- 1940Angela Carter, English author and journalist (d. 1992)
- 1944Richard O'Sullivan, English actor and singer
- 1949Kathy Ahern, American golfer (d. 1996)
- 1955Axel Zwingenberger, German pianist and songwriter
- 1955Peter Reckell, American actor
- 1959Georgiy Kolnootchenko, Belarusian discus thrower
- 1961Sue Black, Scottish anthropologist and academic
- 1975Ashley Cowan, English cricketer
- 1978Stephanie Pohl, German volleyball player
- 1989Raina, South Korean singer, dancer, model and rapper (After School and Orange Caramel)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 7.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1697Stockholm’s royal castle (dating back to medieval times) is destroyed by fire. It is replaced by the current Royal Palace in the eighteenth century.
- 1864American Civil War: The Army of the Potomac, under General Ulysses S. Grant, breaks off from the Battle of the Wilderness and moves southwards.
- 1915Japanese 21 Demands Ultimatum to China (Commemorated as National Day of Humiliation)
- 1946Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering (later renamed Sony) is founded with around 20 employees.
- 1954Indochina War: The Battle of Dien Bien Phu ends in a French defeat and a Vietnamese victory (the battle began on March 13).
- 1992Michigan ratifies a 203-year-old proposed amendment to the United States Constitution making the 27th Amendment law. This amendment bars the U.S. Congress from giving itself a mid-term pay raise.
- 1992The Space Shuttle Endeavour is launched on its first mission, STS-49.
- 1992Three employees at a McDonald’s Restaurant in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, are brutally murdered and a fourth permanently disabled after a botched robbery. It is the first “fast-food murder” in Canada.
- 2000Vladimir Putin is inaugurated as president of Russia.
- 2002A China Northern Airlines MD-82 plunges into the Yellow Sea, killing 112 people.
View the complete list of historical events for May 7.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 7 and 1940 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: Michael Bailey Smith, Glenn Withrow, Patricia Tallman, Emily Head, Reg Varney, Diana Darvey, Tamala Jones, Giuseppe Di Stefano, Ada Kramm, David Knights.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 7 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on May 7, 1940.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 26, 1945 – Marta Kristen, Norwegian-American actress; April 10, 1988 – Haley Joel Osment, American actor; January 3, 1975 – Danica McKellar, American actress, producer, screenwriter, and mathematician.
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