Date:May 20, 1981

May 20, 1981

May 5, 1981 birthday facts

Learn interesting facts about Wednesday, May 20, 1981 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


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You’ve taken nearly 317,157,120 breaths and experienced over 1,812,326,400 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 385,119,360 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 43 years, and 26 days


📅 You were born on a Wednesday


🌖 The moon was in Waning Gibbous phase on this day


⌛ Born into → Millennials Generation


🐓 Born in → The Year of the Rooster


😴 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: 5,244 days of your life or 14.37 years.


🍿 #1 movie was: Raiders of the Lost Ark


🎶 #1 song on your birthday: "Bette Davis Eyes" by Kim Carnes (source: Billboard Hot 100)


♉ May 20 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 8 ?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 20th

1983
Jr. NTR, Indian film actor

1923
Edith Fellows, American actress (Pennies From Heaven, She Married Her Boss)

1951
William Cullen Bryant, actor (Hell Squad)

1992
Jack Gleeson, Irish actor (Game of Thrones)

1990
Josh O'Connor, English actor (The Crown)

1927
David Hedison, American actor (Colbys, Voyage to Bottom of Sea)

1963
Brian Nash, actor (Joel-Please Don't Eat Daisies)

1959
Bronson Pinchot, American actor (Perfect Strangers, Beverly Hills Cop)


📜 Historical events on this date

1498
Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calicut, India becoming the first European to reach India by sea.

1609
Shakespeare's Sonnets are first published in London, perhaps illicitly, by publisher Thomas Thorpe.

1862
US Homestead Act becomes law which provides cheap land for the settlement of the American West.

1864
Spotsylvania campaign in US Civil War ends after 10,920 killed or injured.

1927
At 7:40 AM, Charles Lindbergh takes off from New York to cross the Atlantic for Paris, aboard Spirit of St Louis (1st non-stop flight).

1927
Saudi Arabia becomes independent of Great Britain in the Treaty of Jeddah.

1990
Hubble Space Telescope sends its 1st photographs from space.


🎄 Holidays on May 20

National High Heels Day
National High Heels Day, celebrated on May 20th, honors high heels as a symbol of confidence and fashion, originating from a 2021 court ruling and encouraging people to wear their favorite pairs proudly.

National Rescue Dog Day
National Rescue Dog Day, celebrated on May 20th, is a day to recognize and support the adoption of dogs from shelters, giving them a second chance at a loving home.

National Women In Aerospace Day
National Women in Aerospace Day, celebrated on May 20th, honors the achievements of women in the aerospace field and encourages more girls to pursue careers in aviation and space exploration.


🏆 Sports in 1981

🏒 NHL
New York Islanders defeated Minnesota North Stars (4 - 1) to win the 1981 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
Oakland Raiders beat Philadelphia Eagles (27 - 10) to win Super Bowl XV on January 25, 1981 in New Orleans, LA.

⚾ MLB
Los Angeles Dodgers beat New York Yankees (4 - 2) to win the 1981 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 1981 US Open Championships, John McEnroe defeated Bjorn Borg (4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3) to win the men's singles title. Tracy Austin beat Martina Navratilova (1-6, 7-6(7-4), 7-6(7-1)) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

May 20, 1981 can be written as V-XX-MCMLXXXI. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for May 20, 1981
Day Index: 140th day of 1981
Day of week: Wednesday
Week Index: 3rd Wednesday of 1981
Next same calendar year: 2026
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 44 years old
Days since birth:
You are: 22,655,268 minutes old
Days spent sleeping: 5,244 days
Months spent sleeping: 172 months
Years spent sleeping: 14.37 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 533 🌖
Life path number: 8
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 1981: 4,537,845,777 Source: un.org

The 1981 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2026. So, mark your calendars!

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