Date:May 8, 2017

May 8, 2017 Birthday Answers

May 5, 2017 birthday facts

Here are some fun birthday facts about 8th of May 2017 that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign, birth flower, and much more. Swipe up to find out what it all means.

Overview

May 8, 2017, was the 2nd Monday of 2017. If you were born on this date, your birthday numbers 5, 8, and 2017 reveal that your life path number is 5. Your zodiac sign is Taurus ♉ with a ruling planet Venus ♀. Your birthstone is Emerald, and your birth flower is Lily of the valley. You were born in the 2010s, in the middle of Generation Alpha. The generation you are born into impacts your life.

→ You are 3,652,911 minutes old
→ You have been alive for

You were born in the Year of the Rooster 🐓. On your birthday, the moon was in Waxing Gibbous 🌔 phase, and there were precisely 86 full moons after you were born to this day. Your billionth second will happen sometime on January 14, 2049.

You have been alive for:

You’ve taken nearly 51,125,760 breaths and experienced over 292,147,200 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 62,081,280 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

📅 You were born on a Monday

On May 8, 2017, the 2nd Monday of the year, we marked the 128th day and 5th month of the Georgian calendar. The 2017 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2034. So, mark your calendars!

Your 7th birthday will be on a Tuesday, and the birthday after that will be on a Thursday. There are left before your next birthday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and automatically updated.

Your next birthday is in:

😴 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: 845 days of your life or 2.32 years.

🎶 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "That's What I Like" by Bruno Mars (Billboard Hot 100 – May 8, 2017).

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

⭐ Which celebrity shares my birthday?

You’re in good company on May 8th! It’s also the birthday of some famous people. We’ve ordered this list chronologically.

1957
Eddie Butler, Welsh rugby union #8 (16 caps; Cambridge University RFC, Pontypool RFC), journalist (The Observer Sport, The Guardian) and broadcaster (BBC)

1954
David Keith, American actor (Back Roads, Firestarter)

1974
Jon Tickle, English TV presenter (Brainiac)

1985
Mashio Miyazaki, Japanese actress (Kids War)

1963
Terry Christian, British writer, radio and television presenter

1978
Jang Woo Hyuk, Korean singer, rapper, and dancer (HOT; JTL), and actor

1983
Matt Willis, British pop singer, bassist (Busted), and television personality

1919
Lex Barker, American actor (Tarzan of the Apes; Treasure of the Silver Lake)

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At the age of 61, Bill Gates was the richest person in the world in 2017 with $86 billion fortune, followed by Warren Buffett with $75.6 billion, according to Forbes.

🎄 Holidays on May 8

On your special day, you’re not just blowing out birthday candles! Check out these holidays that share the spotlight with your birthday bash:

→ View the full list of holidays on May 8th.

📜 What happened on May 8th?

Below are some of the important historical events that happened on May 8.

1660
English parliament declares Charles Stuart to be King Charles II of England.

1835
1st installment of Hans Christian Andersen "Fairy Tales" published by C. A. Reitzel in Copenhagen, Denmark.

1895
China cedes Taiwan to Japan under Treaty of Shimonoseki.

1902
Mount Pelee on the French overseas island of Martinique erupts, wiping out the city of Saint-Pierre, killing 30,000 and leaving only two survivors.

1945
V-E Day: WWII ends in Europe after Germany signs an unconditional surrender.

1980
World Health Organization announces smallpox has been eradicated.

2007
A new Northern Ireland Executive is formed with Ian Paisley (Democratic Unionist Party) as First Minister and Martin McGuinness (Sinn Fein) as Deputy First Minister.

🏆 Sports in 2017

🏀 NBA
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers (4 - 1) to win the 2017 NBA Finals.

🏒 NHL
Pittsburgh Penguins defeated Nashville Predators (4 - 2) to win the 2017 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
New England Patriots beat Atlanta Falcons (34 - 28) to win Super Bowl LI on February 5, 2017 in Houston, TX.

⚾ MLB
Houston Astros beat Los Angeles Dodgers (4 - 3) to win the 2017 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 2017 US Open Championships, Rafael Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson (6-3, 6-3, 6-4) to win the men's singles title. Sloane Stephens beat Madison Keys (6-3, 6-0) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

🔢 Your life path number is 5

?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. Life path number 5 represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.

♉ May 8 zodiac sign is Taurus

People who are born on May 8 in 2017 have an astrological sign of Taurus ♉. Taurus's life pursuits are emotional and financial security, as well as a secret desire for a secure, happy, and wealthy life/marriage. People of this zodiac sign like gardening, cooking, music, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity.

The strengths of this sign are reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, and stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive, and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

🪐 Your ruling planet is Venus ♀

The ruling planet of Taurus is Venus ♀. Venus is a planet of love, charm, and possessions. People who are born with Venus as the ruling planet have beauty, charm, and sensuality.

🪨 The birthstone for May 8, 2017 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 birthstone for May 8, 2017 is The name is derived from the Greek word "smaragdos," which means green. The gem can range from light to deep, rich green. The emerald belongs to the beryl family of minerals, and has been treasured since ancient times as a symbol of rebirth.

🌷 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. Lily of the valley has the flower meaning of humility, chastity, sweetness, purity and is said to bring luck in love. It also means "the return of happiness" which is the reason why it is often used as decorations in weddings. Convallaria majalis or lily of the valley usually bloom in the month of May.

⌛ Generation Alpha

2017 is part of Generation Alpha. Generation Alpha consists of kids born from 2010 onwards and is the first group to be immersed in the Internet and technology their entire lives.

🐓 The Year of the Rooster

Rooster people are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

The next year (2025) is the Year of the Serpent.

Check this out — May 8, 2017, gets a cool ancient makeover as: V-VIII-MMXVII. It’s the American/Western date style articulated through elegance of Roman numerals!


🔦 Facts Summary for May 8, 2017

Day Index: 128th day of 2017
Day of week: Monday
Week Index: 2nd Monday of 2017
Next same calendar year: 2034
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 7 years old
Days since birth:
Days spent sleeping: 845 days
Months spent sleeping: 28 months
Years spent sleeping: 2.32 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 86 🌔
First one billion second: will happen sometime on January 14, 2049
Life path number: 5
Zodiac sign: Taurus ♉
Zodiac ruling planet: Venus
Birth flower: Lily of the valley
Birthstone: Emerald
World population 2017: 7,550,262,101 Source: un.org
Spirit Animal: Beaver
Power Color: Green


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