It was the 2nd Saturday of 1979. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 5, 12 and 1979 reveal that your life path number is 7. Your zodiac sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus, your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley. You are 44 old, and were born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life. Swipe up to find out what it all means.
→ May 12, 1979 was a Saturday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Taurus
→ This date was 16,210 days ago
→ 1979 was the Year of the Goat
→ In 2024, May 12 is on Monday
You have been alive for:
People born on this day will turn 45 in exactly .
If you were born on this date:
You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Goat. Your birth sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus. There were precisely 549 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on January 18, 2011.
→ You’ve slept 5,403 days or 14.8 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Goat
→ You have been alive 389,051 hours
→ You are 23,343,065 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 45 years old
You were born on a Saturday
May 12, 1979 was the 2nd Saturday of that year. It was also the 132nd day and 5th month of 1979 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1979 calendar will be in 2029. Both calendars will be exactly the same.
There are left before your next birthday. Your 45th birthday will be on a Monday and a birthday after that will be on a Monday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and is automatically updated.
Your next birthday is in:
Your next birthday is on a Monday
You’ve slept 33% of your life!
Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far:
You’ve slept 14.8 years of your life.
You’ve slept 177 month of your life.
You’ve slept 772 week of your life.
You’ve slept 5,403 days of your life.
Did you know you have taken approximately 326,793,600 breaths since your birth? Moreover, using 80 beats per minute as average, your heart has beaten over 1,867,392,000 times. You have also blinked over 396,820,800 times in your lifetime.
#1 Song on your birthday
The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Reunited" by Peaches and Herb. (Billboard Hot 100 – May 12, 1979). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.
Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "That's the Way Love Goes" by Janet Jackson (May 12, 1993).
Celebrities born on May 12, 1979
You share a birthday with You share a birthday with Cory LeRoy (YouTuber), Steve Smith (football player).
We have over 150,000 celebrities in our database. We will continue to update this list with matching birthdays, so bookmark this page and check back often. You can also find out all celebrity birthdays born on May 12, 1979.
What happened on May 12th
Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 12 May 1979.William Wilberforce makes his first major speech on abolition in the UK House of Commons, reasoning the slave trade morally reprehensible and an issue of natural justice.
Nazi blitzkrieg conquest of France began by crossing Muese River.
Axis forces in North Africa surrender.
Former US President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro becoming first President of the United States, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro's 1959 revolution.
Wenchuan earthquake, measuring 7.8 in magnitude occurs in Sichuan, China, killing over 87,000, injuring 374,643 and leaving homeless between 4.8 million and 11 million people.
Sports in 1979
NBA – Seattle SuperSonics beat Washington Bullets (4 - 1) to win the NBA Finals.
NHL – Montreal Canadiens defeated New York Rangers (4 - 1) to win the Stanley Cup.
NFL – Pittsburgh Steelers beat Dallas Cowboys (35 - 31) to win Super Bowl XIII on January 21, 1979 in Miami, FL.
MLB – Pittsburgh Pirates beat Baltimore Orioles (4 - 3) to win the World Series.
Your life path number is 7
So what does your birthday really say about you and what does your life path number mean? On the next page, we’ll explain what your birth sign, ruling planet, age generation, birthstone, and birth flower mean — and more!
Continue to the next page to discover the answers to the most important questions about your birthday.