Date:May 18, 2023

May 18, 2023

May 5, 2023 birthday facts

Learn must-know facts about Thursday, May 18, 2023 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


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You’ve taken nearly 7,479,360 breaths and experienced over 42,739,200 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 9,082,080 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 1 year, and 5 days


📅 You were born on a Thursday


🌘 The moon was in Waning Crescent phase on this day


⌛ Born into → Generation Alpha


🐇 Born in → The Year of the Rabbit


😴 You’ve slept about 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: 124 days of your life or 0.34 years.


🍿 #1 movie was: The Super Mario Bros. Movie


🎶 #1 song on your birthday: "Last Night" by Morgan Wallen (source: Billboard Hot 100)


The number 1 DJ in the world was David Guetta followed by Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and Martin Garrix according to DJ Mag.

♉ May 18 zodiac sign is Taurus ?There are 12 zodiac signs, and each sign has its own strengths and weaknesses, its own specific traits, desires and attitude towards life and people. Astrology can give us a glimpse of a person’s basic characteristics, preferences, flaws and fears.


🔢 Your life path number is 3 ?Numerology links numbers to certain traits, much like how astrology connects planets and zodiac signs to characteristics. It’s used to understand personality, predict future happenings, and explore life’s meaning.


🪐 Your ruling planet is Venus ♀


🪨 Your birthstone is Emerald ?Each month is represented by a specific birthstone, symbolizing the birth month of an individual. The properties associated with that birthstone are believed to be “inherited” by the person born in that particular month.


🌷 The birth flower for May is Lily of the valley ?Each month has a flower that symbolizes the month of somebody’s birth. The characteristics that the flower has may be “inherited” by whoever is born in that certain month person.


📅 Your lucky day → Friday


🦅 Your spirit animal → Beaver


⭐ Celebrities born on May 18th

1951
Denny Dillon, American comedian (SNL, Dream On)

1947
Candice Azzara, American actress (Fatso)

1896
Walter Fitzgerald, English actor

1923
Liam Sullivan, American singer and actor (Star Trek, The Magic Sword, Monroes)

1950
Thomas Gottschalk, German radio and TV host (Telespiele)

1988
Ryan Cooley, Canadian television actor (Degrassi: The Next Generation)

1924
Jack Whitaker, American sportscaster (ABC, CBS)

1997
Alana Etheridge, American actress

At the age of 74, Benard Arnault was the richest person in the world in 2023 with $211 billion fortune, followed by Elon Musk with $180 billion, according to Forbes.

📜 Historical events on this date

1291
Mamluk Sultan Al-Ashraf Khalil and his forces take the last Christian stronghold of Acre.

1291
After 100 years of crusader control, Acre is the last crusader stronghold reconquered and destroyed by the Mamluks under Sultan al-Ashraf Khalil.

1804
Napoleon Bonaparte proclaimed Emperor of France by the French Senate.

1896
Khodynka Tragedy: A mass panic on Khodynka Field, Moscow, during the festivities of the coronation of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, results in the deaths of 1,389 people.

1974
India becomes the sixth nation to explode an atomic bomb.

2009
Sri Lankan Civil War: The LTTE are defeated by the Sri Lankan government, ending almost 26 years of fighting between the two sides.


🎄 Holidays on May 18

Mother Whistler Day
Mother Whistler Day, celebrated on May 18th, is a quirky holiday that honors the art of whistling for its simple joy and its role in culture, rather than the mother of artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler, inspiring us to appreciate the little things in life.

National Aperitif Day
National Aperitif Day is a day when people celebrate by having special drinks before their meals to help increase their appetite.

National Cheese Soufflé Day
National Cheese Soufflé Day, celebrated on May 18, is all about enjoying and making the fluffy French dish, cheese soufflé, with friends and family, honoring a tradition that dates back to a famous cookbook from the 1700s.


🏆 Sports in 2023

🏒 NHL
Florida Panthers defeated Vegas Golden Knights (4 - 1) to win the 2023 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
Kansas City Chiefs beat Philadelphia Eagles (38 - 35) to win Super Bowl LVII on February 12, 2023 in Glendale, Arizona.

⚾ MLB
Texas Rangers beat Arizona Diamondbacks (4 - 1) to win the 2023 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 2023 US Open Championships, Novak Djokovic defeated Daniil Medvedev (6-3, 7-6(7-5), 6-3) to win the men's singles title. Coco Gauff beat Aryna Sabalenka (2-6, 6-3, 6-2) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

May 18, 2023 can be written as V-XVIII-MMXXIII. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for May 18, 2023
→ Day Index: 138th day of 2023
→ Day of week: Thursday
→ Week Index: 3rd Thursday of 2023
→ Next same calendar year: 2034
→ Days until next birthday:
→ Age on next birthday: 2 years old
→ Days since birth:
→ You are: 535,273 minutes old
→ Days spent sleeping: 124 days
→ Months spent sleeping: 4 months
→ Years spent sleeping: 0.34 years
→ Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
→ Full moons since birth: 13 🌘
→ Life path number: 3
→ Zodiac sign: Taurus ♉
→ Zodiac ruling planet: Venus
→ Birth flower: Lily of the valley
→ Birthstone: Emerald
→ Spirit Animal: Beaver
→ Power Color: Green
→ President of United States:
→ World population 2023: 8,045,311,447 Source: un.org

The 2023 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2034. So, mark your calendars!

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