Date:May 8, 2023

May 8, 2023

May 5, 2023 birthday facts

Learn cool facts about Monday, May 8, 2023 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


Your next birthday is in:

You’ve taken nearly 7,680,960 breaths and experienced over 43,891,200 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 9,326,880 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 1 year, and 15 days


📅 You were born on a Monday


🌖 The moon was in Waning Gibbous 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: 127 days of your life or 0.35 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 8 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 2 ?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 8th

1964
Cheryl Richardson, American actress (Jennie-General Hospital)

1982
Anthony Roth Costanzo, American operatic countertenor (Akhnaten), actor, and educator

1935
Salome Jens, American actress (From Here to Eternity (TV mini-series); Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), and dancer

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

1992
Olivia Culpo, American beauty queen (Miss Universe 2012) and social media influencer

1974
Jon Tickle, English TV presenter (Brainiac)

1941
Jim Mitchum, American actor (Blackout; Invincible 6)

1980
Benny Yau, Canadian TV presenter (What's On)

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

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.


🎄 Holidays on May 8

National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day, observed on May 8th, is a day to learn how to keep your pets safe during emergencies by planning ahead.

Truman Day
Truman Day is a holiday in Missouri celebrating Harry S. Truman, the only President from the state, and his significant contributions both as a senator and as President of the United States, including his tough decisions during World War II.

White Lotus Day
White Lotus Day is a special day on May 8th where people who follow Theosophy remember the life of Helena Blavatsky, one of their founders, by celebrating with white lotuses, symbolizing her influence and the spread of Eastern spiritual ideas in the West.


🏆 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 8, 2023 can be written as V-VIII-MMXXIII. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for May 8, 2023
Day Index: 128th day of 2023
Day of week: Monday
Week Index: 2nd Monday of 2023
Next same calendar year: 2034
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 2 years old
Days since birth:
You are: 549,496 minutes old
Days spent sleeping: 127 days
Months spent sleeping: 4 months
Years spent sleeping: 0.35 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 13 🌖
Life path number: 2
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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