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May 9, 1988 was a Monday and it was the 130th day of the year 1988. It was the 19th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 19 days left before your next birthday. You will be 31 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,303 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 3,768 days or 10.32 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 383 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 May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on January 16, 2020.
If a dog named Claire - a Goldador breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 177 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 Claire will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Claire will age 5-6 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.
- 1814John Brougham
- 1935Nokie Edwards
- 1936Albert Finney
- 1949Billy Joel
- 1950Matthew Kelly
- 1955Anne Sofie von Otter
- 1975Chris Diamantopoulos
- 1993Ryosuke Yamada
- 1997Zane Huett
View the complete list of May 9 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 9.
- 1882George Barker, American painter (d. 1965)
- 1907Kathryn Kuhlman, American evangelist and author (d. 1976)
- 1931Vance D. Brand, American pilot, engineer, and astronaut
- 1950Tom Petersson, American bass player and songwriter (Cheap Trick and Fuse)
- 1972Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and singer
- 1982Rachel Boston, American actress and producer
- 1983Alan Campbell, Irish rower
- 1983Gilles Müller, Luxembourgian tennis player
- 1983Tyler Lumsden, American baseball player
- 1985Henrique Andrade Silva, Brazilian footballer
View the complete list of May 9 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1450'Abd al-Latif (Timurid monarch) is assassinated.
- 1763The Siege of Fort Detroit begins during Pontiac’s War against British forces.
- 1873Der Krach: Vienna stock market crash heralds the Long Depression.
- 1887Buffalo Bill Cody’s Wild West Show opens in London.
- 1920Polish–Soviet War: The Polish army under General Edward Rydz-Śmigły celebrates its capture of Kiev with a victory parade on Khreshchatyk.
- 1927The Australian Parliament first convenes in Canberra.
- 1940World War II: The German submarine U-9 sinks the French coastal submarine Doris near Den Helder.
- 1961FCC Chairman Newton N. Minow gives his Wasteland Speech.
- 1970Vietnam War: In Washington, D.C., 75,000 to 100,000 war protesters demonstrate in front of the White House.
- 2001In Ghana, 129 football fans die in what became known as the Accra Sports Stadium disaster. The deaths are caused by a stampede (caused by the firing of teargas by police personnel at the stadium) that followed a controversial decision by the referee.
View the complete list of May 9 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 9, and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: John Howard, Fernando Meirelles, Jack Whitehall, Danny, Jocelyn Brando, Dwayne Hickman, Kanon Suzuki, John Walker, Max Greenfield, Kōji Seto.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 9 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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 9, 1988.
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 9th May 1988 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 19, 1992. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +152. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 5, 1988. Your incompatibility score is -175. 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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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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Anything for You by Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 14, 1988). 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 Yukon approximately on 1325. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 9th May 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica 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 9” 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.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 9, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 130th day of 1988
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 19th Monday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 19 days
- Age on next birthday: 31 years old
- Days since birth: 11,303 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,768 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.32 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 383
- Next full moon: May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 16, 2020
- Age in dog years: 177 dog years old using a Goldador breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: February 19, 1992 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 5, 1988 (-175)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Anything for You by Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine (May 14, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 29, 1967 – Rufus Sewell, English actor; March 16, 1941 – Chuck Woolery, American game show host and actor; May 31, 1972 – Karl Geary, Irish-American actor, screenwriter and nightclub owner.
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