It was the 21st Thursday of 1974. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 5, 23 and 1974 reveal that your life path number is 4. Your zodiac sign is Gemini with a ruling planet Mercury, your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley. You are 46 years 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 23, 1974 was a Thursday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Gemini
→ This date was 16,829 days ago
→ 1974 was the Year of the Tiger
→ In 2021, May 23 is on Monday

View interesting May 23, 1974 birthday facts that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign and birth flower.

You have been alive for:

People born on this day will turn 47 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Tiger. Your birth sign is Gemini with a ruling planet Mercury. There were precisely 570 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on January 29, 2006.

→ You’ve slept 5,610 days or 15.37 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Tiger
→ You have been alive 403,896 hours
→ You are 24,233,814 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 47 years old

You were born on a Thursday

May 23, 1974 was the 21st Thursday of that year. It was also the 143rd day and 5th month of 1974 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1974 calendar will be in 2030. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

There are left before your next birthday. Your 47th birthday will be on a Friday 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.

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Your next birthday is on a Friday

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 15.37 years of your life.
You’ve slept 184 month of your life.
You’ve slept 801 week of your life.
You’ve slept 5,610 days of your life.


#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "The Streak" by Ray Stevens. (Billboard Hot 100 – May 23, 1974). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.

Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "One More Try" by George Michael (May 23, 1988).

Celebrities born on May 23, 1974

You share a birthday with Jewel (pop singer), Richard Jones (bassist), Jason Nash (comedian).

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 23, 1974.


What happened on May 23rd

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 23 May 1974.

1618 – Second Defenestration of Prague: Two Catholic Lords Regent and their secretary are thrown out of a window and amazingly are not seriously injured by the 70 foot (21m) fall. Triggers the Thirty Years' War..

1785 – Benjamin Franklin announces his invention of bifocals.

1813 – South American independence leader Simn Bolvar enters Mrida, leading the invasion of Venezuela, and is proclaimed El Libertador ("The Liberator").

Sports in 1974

NBA – Boston Celtics beat Milwaukee Bucks (4 - 3) to win the NBA Finals.

NHL – Philadelphia Flyers beat Boston Bruins (4 - 2) to win the Stanley Cup.

NFL – Miami Dolphins beat Minnesota Vikings (24 - 7) to win Super Bowl VIII on January 13, 1974 in Houston, TX.

MLB – Oakland Athletics beat Los Angeles Dodgers (4 - 1) to win the World Series.


Your life path number is 4

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.