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October 5, 1979 was a Friday and it was the 278th day of the year 1979. It was the 40th Friday 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 is Tuesday. 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 210 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,131 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 5,044 days or 13.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 513 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 March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 13, 2011.
If a dog named Lovita - a Portuguese Water Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Lovita will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Lovita 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.
- 1902Larry Fine
- 1925Gail Davis
- 1950Mari Henmi
- 1955Jean-Jacques Lafon
- 1960Daniel Baldwin
- 1974Colin Meloy
- 1975Kate Winslet
- 1977Vinnie Paz
- 1983Nicky Hilton
View the complete list of October 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 5.
- 1848Guido von List, Austrian-German journalist and poet (d. 1919)
- 1858Helen Churchill Candee, American journalist and author (d. 1949)
- 1902Ray Kroc, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 1984)
- 1926Avraham Adan, Israeli general (d. 2012)
- 1929Bill Wirtz, American businessman (d. 2007)
- 1952Duncan Regehr, Canadian figure skater and actor
- 1955Caroline Loeb, French singer and actress
- 1975Scott Weinger American actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1978James Valentine, American guitarist (Maroon 5, JJAMZ, and Square)
- 1984Tiana Benjamin, English actress
View the complete list of October 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1582Because of the implementation of the Gregorian calendar this day does not exist in this year in Italy, Poland, Portugal and Spain.
- 1857The City of Anaheim, California is founded.
- 1911The Kowloon–Canton Railway (split into MTR East Rail Line and Guangshen Railway now) commences service between Kowloon and Canton.
- 1915Bulgaria enters World War I as one of the Central Powers.
- 1930British airship R101 crashes in France en route to India on its maiden voyage.
- 1948The 1948 Ashgabat earthquake kills 110,000.
- 1962The Beatles’ first single, “Love Me Do” backed with “P.S. I Love You”, is released in the United Kingdom.
- 1970Montreal: British Trade Commissioner James Cross is kidnapped by members of the FLQ terrorist group, triggering the October Crisis.
- 1988The Chilean opposition coalition Concertación (center-left) defeats Augusto Pinochet in his re-election attempt and a general election is called the following year.
- 2001Barry Bonds surpasses Mark McGwire’s single-season home run total with his milestone 71st and 72nd home runs.
View the complete list of October 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 5, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jared Nathan, Tamsin Greig, Rafael Rosell, Annie Haslam, Taso N. Stavrakis, Mary Gauthier, Peechaya Wattanamontree, Aaron Dessner, John Kapelos, Kenji Matsuda.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 5 is Libra ♎ (The Scales) – a cardinal sign with Air 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 October 5, 1979.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th October 1979 is Cosmos for constancy.
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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 Sad Eyes by Robert John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 6, 1979). 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 Arctic approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
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 5th October 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 October 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.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 5, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 278th day of 1979
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 40th Friday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 210 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,131 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,044 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 513
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 13, 2011
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Portuguese Water Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- Western zodiac sign: Libra ♎ (The Scales)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Chrysolite
- Eastern zodiac animal: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Sad Eyes by Robert John (October 6, 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: V.X.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 27, 1985 – Grace Helbig, American actress and blogger; July 14, 1989 – Sean Flynn, American actor; October 24, 1964 – Rosana Arbelo, Spanish singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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