It was the 2nd Thursday of 1979. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 11, 8 and 1979 reveal that your life path number is 9. Your zodiac sign is Scorpio with a ruling planet Pluto, your birthstone is the Topaz and Citrine, and your birth flower is the Chrysanthemum. You are 44 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.

→ November 8, 1979 was a Thursday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Scorpio
→ This date was 16,178 days ago
→ 1979 was the Year of the Goat
→ In 2024, November 8 is on Saturday

View fun November 8, 1979 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 45 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Goat. Your birth sign is Scorpio with a ruling planet Pluto. There were precisely 548 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on July 17, 2011.

→ You’ve slept 5,393 days or 14.77 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Goat
→ You have been alive 388,276 hours
→ You are 23,296,577 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 45 years old

You were born on a Thursday

November 8, 1979 was the 2nd Thursday of that year. It was also the 312th day and 11th month of 1979 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1979 calendar will be in 2029. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

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There are left before your next birthday. Your 45th birthday will be on a Saturday and a birthday after that will be on a Saturday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and is automatically updated.

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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 14.77 years of your life.
You’ve slept 177 month of your life.
You’ve slept 770 week of your life.
You’ve slept 5,393 days of your life.

Did you know you have taken approximately 326,148,480 breaths since your birth? Moreover, using 80 beats per minute as average, your heart has beaten over 1,863,705,600 times. You have also blinked over 396,037,440 times in your lifetime.


#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Heartache Tonight" by The Eagles. (Billboard Hot 100 – November 8, 1979). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.

Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)" by Meat Loaf (November 8, 1993).

Celebrities born on November 8, 1979

You share a birthday with You share a birthday with Dania Ramirez (tv actress).

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 November 8, 1979.


What happened on November 8th

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 8 November 1979. Roman Emperor Theodosius declares Christian religion the state religion.
1st meeting of Moctezuma II & Hernán Cortes in Tenochtitlan, Mexico.
William Penn presents Charter of Priviliges.
Vincent la Chapelle, master cook to various nobility and royalty, forms Free Masons Lodge in Netherlands.
German physicist Wilhelm Rontgen produces and detects electromagnetic radiation in a wavelength range today known as X-rays or Rontgen rays.

Sports in 1979

NBA – Seattle SuperSonics beat Washington Bullets (4 - 1) to win the NBA Finals.

NHL – Montreal Canadiens defeated New York Rangers (4 - 1) to win the Stanley Cup.

NFL – Pittsburgh Steelers beat Dallas Cowboys (35 - 31) to win Super Bowl XIII on January 21, 1979 in Miami, FL.

MLB – Pittsburgh Pirates beat Baltimore Orioles (4 - 3) to win the World Series.


Your life path number is 9

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.