It was the 2nd Tuesday of 1972. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 5, 9 and 1972 reveal that your life path number is 6. Your zodiac sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus, your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley. You are 51 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 9, 1972 was a Tuesday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Taurus
→ This date was 18,917 days ago
→ 1972 was the Year of the Rat
→ In 2024, May 9 is on Friday

View interesting May 9, 1972 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 52 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Rat. Your birth sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus. There were precisely 641 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on January 16, 2004.

→ You’ve slept 6,306 days or 17.28 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Rat
→ You have been alive 454,008 hours
→ You are 27,240,483 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 52 years old

You were born on a Tuesday

May 9, 1972 was the 2nd Tuesday of that year. It was also the 130th day and 5th month of 1972 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1972 calendar will be in 2028. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

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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 17.28 years of your life.
You’ve slept 207 month of your life.
You’ve slept 901 week of your life.
You’ve slept 6,306 days of your life.

Did you know you have taken approximately 381,366,720 breaths since your birth? Moreover, using 80 beats per minute as average, your heart has beaten over 2,179,238,400 times. You have also blinked over 463,088,160 times in your lifetime.


#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" by Roberta Flack. (Billboard Hot 100 – May 9, 1972). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.

Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "West End Girls" by Pet Shop Boys (May 9, 1986).

Celebrities born on May 9, 1972

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What happened on May 9th

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 9 May 1972. Treaty of Windsor between Portugal and England (oldest diplomatic alliance in the world still in force).
President Andrew Johnson issues a proclamation declaring armed resistance in the South is virtually at an end; this is the commonly accepted end date of the American Civil War.
The first Australian Parliament opens in Melbourne, though the first working session will not be until 21 May.
British intelligence at Bletchley Park breaks German spy codes after capturing Enigma machines aboard the weather ship Muenchen.
World War II: The Soviet Union marks Victory Day.

Sports in 1972

NBA – Los Angeles Lakers beat New York Knicks (4 - 1) to win the NBA Finals.

NHL – Boston Bruins defeated New York Rangers (4 - 2) to win the Stanley Cup.

NFL – Dallas Cowboys beat Miami Dolphins (24 - 3) to win Super Bowl VI on January 16, 1972 in New Orleans, LA.

MLB – Oakland Athletics beat Cincinnati Reds (4 - 3) to win the World Series.


Your life path number is 6

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.